Head and Heart

Pickering Jr., Samuel
July 1981
National Review;7/24/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 14, p840
The article explains that most of the people in Syria have favorable view of the U.S. and dislike the Soviet Union. Syrian President Hafez al-Assad is leaning toward the Soviet Union. President al-Assad is hoping the Soviet Union will furnish him weapons to deal with Israel and continue Syria's control of Lebanon. Syrians like the U.S. despite its closeness with Israel.


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