Over the Red Line West Considers Entering the Syrian Quagmire

The US may soon begin delivering weapons to the rebels in Syria. But the situation in the war-torn country is massively complicated with extremists seeking to take advantage of the situation on both sides. Could Western arms prolong the suffering?
The US may soon begin delivering weapons to the Syrian rebels.

The US may soon begin delivering weapons to the Syrian rebels.

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Translated from the German by Josh Ward