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Posted by seumasach on July 22, 2017

Western Powers Recognize Russia Was Right All Along in Syria


15th July, 2017

Speaking to reporters after talks with President Trump this week, French President Emmanuel Macron said that Paris’s Syria stance no longer includes the removal of President Bashar Assad from power as a priority. Russian observers say the about-face is significant, serving as the first inkling of a new paradigm in French Middle East policy.

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