20 Jul
"The regime is shedding layer after layer of what made it a state. The risk now is that it will just shed that last layer that still makes it different from a large militia."

—Peter Harling, Iraq, Lebanon and Syria Project Director, quoted inĀ "Assad holds Alawites in reserve", Financial Times

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