The 5 Minute Debrief: Patriot Games...




1. Patriot games widen divide on Syria conundrum As Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's proposed peace plan is rejected by most of the world’s powers as an attempt to retain his seat in what is an increasingly serious conflict, Turkey has been granted its request to host Patriot missile systems along its border as a defensive measure. Germany, the Netherlands and the U.S. are all sending batteries to Turkey along with several hundred troops each to operate them. As expected, voices from...
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