Fear and defiance: What next for Syria?


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By Laurence Conneely Events surrounding the crisis in Syria are rapidly unfolding and changing amid an escalation of the violence that has swept the country since March 2011. A second United Nations Security Council resolution has fallen by the wayside following a defiant Russia-China veto; the United States has closed its embassy in Damascus, and following suit we have seen the exodus of a number of European and Gulf State ambassadors, including those of France and the United Kingdom. A vio...
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