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The U.S. and Canada Should Open Their Borders to Syrian Refugees

Many thanks to Joel Newman and Open Borders: the Case for permission to run this piece.

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I had hoped that the Syrian civil war would produce, against the odds, a democracy which protected the diverse ethnic groups who live in the country. 2,198 more words

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Trump Gaining Support of World Leaders

After a week of strong opposition against newly elected President Trump, many world leaders have begun publicly showing support for the beleaguered POTUS.

“Mr. Trump is a strong leader who knows how to deal with his opponents,” said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. 99 more words

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We have to accept that Assad will win in Syria – and the West should be ashamed of how we drew the conflict out

Source: The Independent

By Mary Dejevsky

There will be claims, in the aftermath, that the anti-Assad opposition was betrayed by its Western backers, and accusations of ‘appeasement’ – but the truth is that the opposition to Assad was always too fractious to complete the task it set out to do

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The Muslim Times

A Midwinter Moment

BY JAMIE FOSTER

I must apologise to the loyal readership of Country Squire Magazine for my recent inclement humour and brief period of absence. I came recently and unexpectedly upon a grief that I had not anticipated reacquainting myself with; and a sudden loneliness that I shall not trouble you to bear. 763 more words

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Aleppo

4 años en guerra, 470 mil sirios han muerto y 4.8 millones han tenido que huir de su país. ¿Cuántos más? No solo las palabras de Samantha Power condenando los actos que el gobierno Sirio y sus aliados han realizado, en especial en estos últimos días, es suficiente; es cierto, la comunidad internacional en las Naciones Unidas están alzando la voz pero ¿y su gente? 430 more words

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Aleppo

4 años en guerra, 470 mil sirios han muerto y 4.8 millones han tenido que huir de su país. ¿Cuántos más? No solo las palabras de Samantha Power condenando los actos que el gobierno Sirio y sus aliados han realizado, en especial en estos últimos días, es suficiente; es cierto, la comunidad internacional en las Naciones Unidas están alzando la voz pero ¿y su gente? 430 more words

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Syria's Assad Hopes for Ally in Newly Elected Trump

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Trump would be a natural ally if he is able to hold up to his campaign promises. Trump has pledged throughout his campaign to be a fighter of terrorism throughout the middle east. 138 more words