TITLE

DOSSIER: Bashar Assad - Iran-China-Russia alliance backs Assad as Al Qaida ties weaken rebels

PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Geo-Strategy Direct;1/23/2013, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of the alliance of Iran-China-Russia on the leadership of Syrian President Bashar Assad. It states that the alliance is more powerful compared to the Sunni rebels while the Syrian Army advanced in several locations. The Al Quds Center for Political Studies mentions that the Army rebounded from its defeats in 2012 and captured the territory held by rebels in northern and eastern of Syria.
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