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What a Loss in Syria Would Mean for Putin's Russia - The Atlantic

www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2016/01/putin-russia-syria-war/423309/

Jan 8, 2016 ... But would a loss for Putin really be good news? ... During the 1980s, the Soviet Union's counterinsurgency war in Afghanistan ... If Assad's regime falls, Russia could lose its only military installation ... After all, if Assad somehow assumed a winning position, why would he negotiate a compromise peace that ...

Analysis: Assad is winning a battle, but not the war for Syria - CNN ...

www.cnn.com/2016/12/12/middleeast/syria-analysis-tim-lister/

Dec 13, 2016 ... But few observers expect them to sue for peace or lay down their arms. ... Analysis: Assad is winning a battle, but not the war for Syria .... As the situation in Aleppo changes rapidly, CNN will update the map with information from ... Speaking about the loss of Palmyra, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry ...

Won the War, Lost the Peace - TV Tropes

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The Won the War, Lost the Peace trope as used in popular culture. ... You won, but you totally botched the peace talks, or didn't care to finish off what you've begun. ... from Real Life, try to keep it as straight as you can, as otherwise there'd be way too many of them. ...... Win-Win Ending · Victory and Defeat ·...

Interview: ′If Assad wins the war, he will lose the peace afterwards ...

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Dec 21, 2016 ... Interview: 'If Assad wins the war, he will lose the peace afterwards' ... groups in Iraq and Syria, as well as on-off flirtations with ISIS are but a few ...

The War in Syria Cannot Be Won. But It Can Be Ended. | The Nation

www.thenation.com/article/the-war-in-syria-cannot-be-won-but-it-can-be-ended/

Oct 31, 2016 ... A larger cohort wants to “win” the war for the Syrian revolution, the .... into Syria, making clear that if they continue they will lose all access to US ...

Russia is fated to lose the war in Syria; we should let it - Opinion ...

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Oct 11, 2016 ... Russia Is Fated to Lose the War in Syria; We Should Let It ... The militias that helped Assad win the war will want their share of the spoils, ensuring ... Aleppo's and Syria's suffering is dreadful, but the solutions that have been ... in Iraq and Afghanistan and didn't bring peace, prosperity or democracy ...

They won the war but lost the peace | The Spectator

www.spectator.co.uk/2004/06/they-won-the-war-but-lost-the-peace/

Jun 5, 2004 ... They won the war but lost the peace ... The D-Day generation can claim to have been the last that had a genuine measure of greatness. ... cases straight from school, to defend their country and win the bloodiest war in history.

Welcome to the Syrian peace conference that will prolong the war ...

www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/05/peace-conference-war-syria-president-assad-west

Feb 5, 2016 ... Welcome to the Syrian peace conference that will prolong the war ... continuing intervention only gives hope and aid to the losing side ... More people are reading the Guardian than ever, but far fewer are paying for it. ..... So Putin is actually helping the Syrian people by helping their government win the war.

Putin's winning in Syriabut making a powerful new enemy

www.spectator.co.uk/2016/02/putins-winning-in-syria-but-making-a-powerful-new-enemy/

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.

The truth about the near-miss Israel/Syria deal that some think could ...

www.vox.com/2015/10/18/9555191/syria-israel-peace-counterfactual

Oct 18, 2015 ... Could a Syria-Israel peace deal really have prevented the Syrian civil war? ... Could that have lessened or even prevented Syria's current civil war? ... (Win McNamee/Getty Images) (Win McNamee/Getty Images) ... for Israel, and no country likes to lose territory, but "flipping" Syria would weaken Hamas and...