Against Assad: Syria’s Fractured Opposition

Some media outlets treat the Syrian National Council (SNC), an Istanbul-based faction, as the united opposition in Syria. Others cite Col. Assad’s “Free Syrian Army” as the only opposition that matters. In reality, the broad popular opposition to the regime comes in many more forms than just these two.

Click here to read more about Syria’s fragmented opposition at Al-Jazeera

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