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...
May 13, 2015 ... But there is a more important question not being asked. ... 2013, then he was
winning for about a year and a half, and now he is back to losing again. ...
However, let us not forget why Assad did not just lose the war in 2011: he has a ...
Insurrections devoid of a promise of peace and prosperity for ppl directly ....
Feb 20, 2016 ... The terrifying result: war between Nato and Russia. ... If Putin's latest gambit does
bring peace to Syria, even if it is a peace on Assad's terms, it may .... The real
people to blame for this and the loss of lives is the people who ...
Mar 14, 2016 ... On Monday, the same day Syria peace talks resumed in Geneva, Russian ... But
if Putin does withdraw from Syria — which he says will begin on ... in Syria:
playing just enough of a role in the war to win Russia a seat at the ... there was
strong indication that Russia was losing influence in the Syrian ...
Nov 22, 2015 ... But ending the war does not equal winning the war, as Assad will go. .... 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 22, 2016 ... In the first eight months of that year, the Assad regime lost 18 ... of the Syrian
regime's territorial gains—it has managed to hold on, but little more than that. ...
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 pea...
Feb 4, 2016 ... The world's latest attempt to end the Syrian war lasted less than five days. ... They
eventually did attend but refused direct talks, and it seems very likely to have ... in
sham peace talks, or they risk losing support to groups like al-Nusra. But ... If
rebels show up, Assad wins, because this will deepen strains ...
Jan 19, 2016 ... President Bashar al-Assad is winning in Syria. ... The Peace Talks and After ... All
the same, it is hard to imagine Assad losing or being thrown back to .... States can
and will help Syria, but it won't do so by declaring war on the ...
Jan 8, 2016 ... They may not be winning the war but neither are they losing it. Even the more
limited aim at Vienna of a ceasefire in parts of Syria will be ...
Oct 8, 2015 ... No one is in Syria because of ISIS. ... It's a lot like the Cold War. ... It's a good deal
for Iran and less work for Putin, but it does nothing coherent ..... I hate most of 'em
and I still want them to settle down in peace and prosperity.