Wednesday, March 02, 2005

TIA Daily Contents: Syria's Crisis of Confidence

The protests in Lebanon and new demands by dissidents in Damascus indicate a crisis of confidence within the Syrian dictatorship. Are the Syrian Baathists unwilling to launch the bloody crackdown required to preserve their regime?

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