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Why Douma attack wasn’t a ‘managed massacre’

In the long-running nightmare of the Syrian civil war, the attack at Douma was a déjà vu atrocity with big consequences in Washington. On April 7, 2018, a working-class neighborhood in Greater Damascus suffered a chemical attack that killed at least 43 people. Six days later, US President Donald Trump ordered a cruise-missile attack on […]