Photo Gallery: Free-For-All in Syria
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Photo Gallery: Free-For-All in Syria

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The West's Dilemma Why Assad Is Uninterested in Defeating Islamic State

In the fight against Islamic State, the West is considering cooperating with the Syrian army. There's a hitch though: Assad's troops aren't just too weak to defeat IS -- they also have no interest in doing so.