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Russia stands to gain amid Syria energy crisis

Life in Syria’s largest cities, including the capital Damascus, has ground to a near-standstill in recent days, as residents face extreme shortages in fuel and petroleum products. For the average Syrian living in government-controlled areas — now encompassing more than two-thirds of the country, and home to the majority of the population — the crisis is unprecedented. The […]