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Despite strike, US has lost the long game in Syria 

The United States, together with its British and French allies, has struck Syria, but this tactical move does not change the strategic picture: The die is cast for a rapid end to the US mission in Syria. With it goes the chances of a peaceful and sustainable resolution to that country’s brutal seven-year civil war. The chemical attack […]