Syria: a modern crucible of ancient hatreds

June 2013
Moderate Voice;6/7/2013, p14
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The article reports on the long-time religious and clan disputes in Syria which seem incomprehensible in the 21st century Europeans and Americans. It notes that Russia, United Nations and the U.S. are very eager to conduct a peace conference to stop the Syrian war due to deep shock and barbarity among innocent civilians. It states the militants opposing Syrian President Bashar al Assad believe that the peace conference planned to happen in June 2013 will not no longer occur.


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