Syrian opposition conference may prove futile

The US State Department wants the Free Syrian Army to take the lead role in future combat operations. But it seems the rebels haven’t seen enough Hollywood films.

US State Department Photo
Foreign Minister John Baird, left, at the Ad Hoc Friends of the Syrian People Ministerial, hosted by United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, in New York City on Sept. 28.
Scott Taylor
Published: Wednesday, 11/07/2012 12:00 am EST

 

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