Only a fool would predict, so here goes: Lebanon’s war lasted 15 years, but Syria’s will last longer because the foreign backers are in it for the long haul: for global, not regional, victory.
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Hundreds protested in New York City against war in response to the airstrikes ordered by President Donald Trump on a Syrian airbase. Protests took place at Trump Towers and in Union Square.
“Harry Potter” author JK Rowling continued her support for those affected by the Syrian war
President Michel Aoun has asked PM Saad al-Hariri to proceed in forming a new Lebanese government
After 45 failed attempts, the new Lebanese President Michel Aoun is a Maronite Christian politician
Major world economies should come up with a plan to stabilize the developed economies first and then shift their attention to coming up with policies that would be able to promote economic growth
Syrian Civil Defense documentary highlights the work of Syria’s White Helmets saving lives on the front lines
Death of Aleppo is no small issue and Gary Johnson gaffe reaffirms that candidates must be quizzed on policy
All-volunteer Syrian rescue and humanitarian group White Helmets honored for its work in warzone
After getting training in Germany the Syrian coders gave something back to fix the system with new app