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Why war in Syria is so complex
Why war in Syria is so complex
Why war in Syria is so complex

Why war in Syria is so complex - CNN

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Since it began in 2011, the war in Syria has only grown more and more complex. CNN's Nic Robertson explains who all the key players are and CNN's Nick Paton Walsh examines if it could lead to a proxy war between Russia and the US.
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How two feuding countries are tearing apart the Middle East. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO The Saudis and Iranians have never actually declared war on each other. Instead, they fight indirectly by supporting opposing sides in other countries and inciting conflicts. This is known as proxy warfare. And it’s had a devastating effect on the region. Countries, especially poor ones, can’t function if there are larger countries pulling strings within their borders. And that’s exactly what's happening in the Middle East. The Saudi-Iranian rivalry has become a fight over influence, and the whole region is a battlefield. Vox.com is a news website...

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Tucker: Would war against Assad make US safer?

Syria is a complicated situation. With Assad gone, who would run it? FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. The number one network in cable, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 15 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre. ...

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Russia warns it will protect its people in Syria

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Syria: Seven years of war explained - BBC News

The war in Syria has now lasted for seven years. Although its roots lie in peaceful protests against the government, it has become something much more complex. Joe Inwood explains who is fighting whom and why, Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog

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On the latest episode of Aggressive Progressives Jimmy Dore and Steve Oh discuss a recent article from Robert F. Kennedy Jr. about Syria. Read the article here: http://www.ecowatch.com/syria-another-pipeline-war-1882180532.html Watch the full Aggressive Progressives episode here: https://tytnetwork.com/ap Follow Jimmy on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/jimmy_dore Follow Steve on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/stevenoh88 Jimmy Dore and Steve Oh talk DAPL, NATO’s plan in Syria, “Friends of Syria” coalition, and Malcolm X’s speech about the 1964 election.

The war in Syria explained in five minutes | Guardian Animations

The war in Syria explained in five minutes Subscribe to the Guardian HERE: http://bitly.com/UvkFpD What is going on in Syria and why? This animation explains the events that have led to the ongoing civil war in the Middle Eastern country, which is reported to have claimed over 100,000 lives. It's a complicated issue, but this explainer should serve as a good starting point for understanding it all For more Syria coverage from the Guardian click HERE: http://www.theguardian.com/world/syria

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Syria Escalation Scenarios: US Military Options, Russian Responses

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The U.S. military responded with overwhelming force in eastern Syria when Russian-backed fighters loyal to Assad began what the Pentagon is calling an unprovoked attack; Jennifer Griffin reports for 'Special Report.' FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. The number one network in cable, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 15 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more...

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