An exit strategy for Syria's Assad

As US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took the podium to announce the increased political censure and economic sanctions to be levied against the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad last week, she aptly noted that it was up to the Syrian people to determine their own political fate.

Bessma Momani
Published: Wednesday, 08/24/2011 12:00 am EDT

As US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took the podium to announce the increased political censure and economic sanctions to be levied against the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad last week, she aptly noted that it was up to the Syrian people to determine their own political fate.

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