Raising the stakes : Russian military support for Syria
Dorsey, James M.
Date of Issue2011
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Russia is stepping up military support for Syria; reinforcing its opposition to international efforts to force President Bashar al-Assad to halt his eight-month-old crackdown on anti-government protesters. In so doing, Russia is turning the Syrian crisis into an international test of wills.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries ; 181/11