Jan 8, 2016 ... The Danger of Putin Losing in Syria. If Russia's military ... But would a loss for
Putin really be good news? While it's tempting ... assumptions. If Putin's military
adventure unravels, the result may not be peace. ... Losing hurts twice as bad as
winning feels good—whether in a tennis match or a war. The id...
Sep 28, 2016 ... Russia cannot create a just and lasting peace in Syria, but it is ... The end of the
war in Syria will not be just, and it's unlikely to be peaceful. .... Insofar as there is a
Russian plan for how to “win” Syria, it must be to work .... the regime's survival—
and Russia ultimately loses the critical leverage it ...
Feb 20, 2016 ... If Putin's latest gambit does bring peace to Syria, even if it is a peace .... it takes
America to fight any war for 10/14 years and never win. .... He will lose the
eastern provinces of Turkey and we should arm the Kurds to the teeth.
Aug 27, 2016 ... Experts on civil wars say there are several reasons Syria is “a really, ... Despite
many offensives, peace conferences and foreign interventions, Syria's civil war
shows no ... Either it is defeated militarily, or it exhausts its weapons or loses ....
cannot win, but earnestly fears that a victory by the other side ...
Feb 24, 2016 ... Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had questioned whether it would be ... Russian
air strikes and support from Iran have helped President Assad win key battles. ...
without Iran's backing, Assad would have lost the war much earlier on ... Saudis
had very close relationships with the Syrians, but those have all .....
May 7, 2015 ... Syria Special: 3 Reasons Why Assad Will Lose The War ... months from now that
Assad has not only survived but is once more “winning”? ..... had settled down
and the next century was one of (mainly) peace and progress.
Ashkan Dougherty has given a pretty good account on the recent gains by the
Syrian regime, ... But ending the war does not equal winning the war, as Assad
will go. ... is not going to be the Syria it was once, no matter who is going to win or
lose. ... by Assad may help him in peace negotiations, but he can not win the war.
Mar 13, 2016 ... The war in Syria can be seen as an imperial card game that the US can ... if they
don't cough up, they will lose in peace what they gained in war. ... the regime may
be winning militarily now, but it cannot wage war for ever.
Mar 22, 2016 ... In the first eight months of that year, the Assad regime lost 18 percent of its
territory. ... Third, Russian participation in the Syrian civil war defied the ... Thus 5
+ years of war and Putin was able to bring all parties together to make peace. ...
But changing democragphics and a harsher security climate will solve ...
Aug 2, 2014 ... For all its military might, Israel faces a grim future unless it can secure peace.
Hamas has ruled Gaza since 2007 and there is not much to ...