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What Does Recognition Mean For Syrian Opposition Council?

By December 12, 2012

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As I mentioned yesterday, the United States has recognized the Syrian Opposition Council as the legitimate government in Syria. That doesn't mean strongman Bashar al-Assad is gone, but it does mean that his opponents have an overt, strong political ally in the United States. For some other ramifications of U.S. recognition, check here.


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