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  •  agree with both your points---although to be (3+ / 0-)
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    jpmassar, Mogolori, greenbird

    honest--if the second point were the case, it really wouldn't be Syria at all....  a country like that is defined as much by geopolitics as the country itself.

    But even so....the battle lines are's more nebulous than Syria was.  Even so, it's the ground forces/artillery that's wreaking all this havoc...I wonder how effective a no-fly-zone would even be?  It was effective in Libya--in part because NATO upped the ante a bit--like a no fly zone Plus.  (hitting offensive units, etc.)  Seems to me this situation would be far more precarious in Syria...with the potential for far more 'collateral damage'

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