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West aims to strengthen ‘moderate’ rebels, as Islamists take center stage in fight against Assad

11.04.2013 19:28

The G8 summit remains divided over providing extra aid to Syrian rebels as radical groups threaten to turn Syria into a cradle of jihadism. Russia voiced concerns of “double standards” after a Syrian rebel group openly proclaimed links to Al-Qaeda.

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Anonymous user 13.04.2013 00:47

@12.04.2013 04:34

" ;To whose advantage is it ...?"
my ?? too. Syria has resources; and ties w/Iran

Anonymous user 13.04.2013 00:41

the wannabe powers will soon understand what division is. they get off on this sort of thing.

Anonymous user 13.04.2013 00:38

Russia noting "double standards" of the West who are supposed to be the moral authority?


Anonymous user 12.04.2013 16:31

Humane Rights reported ASSAD targeting civilians including at bakeries. Why RT doesn't mention it?

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 12:00

There is no such thing as moderate or extremist. It takes only a second to turn from one to other

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 11:58

So now terrorists have classifications, and western criminals will only support moderate ones?

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 10:33

People died holding signs up in the hundreds, these foreign criminals, were local heroes!

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 10:32

FSA terrorists and their Al Qaeda allies are throat slitters, car bombers, looters and rapists.

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 10:22

09:39 It's not a civil war, it's a war against the foreign criminals and terrorists supported by US.

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 10:20

Christianity will rise again..

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 09:56

Like the war in Bosnia where 2000 jihadist warriors came to fight against the christian minority.

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 09:43

I wish Russia would do the same.

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 09:39

Al Nusra declares independence from FSA and is loyal to Al Qaeda. The next phase of civil war begins

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 08:48

West aims to strengthen homegrown Al-Queda operatives. There RT, I fixed your headline for you.

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 07:40

Those who died in US/EU from terrorism were just victims of their bloody government.

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 07:38

Why don't we see terrorism acts in US/EU anymore, simply because terrorists work for them.

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 07:32

US/EU are hiding terrorists under the name of rebels/FSA but they're all terrorists. where's fukn UN

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 07:29

US/EU are thinking and acting like animals & expecting others to be dum like them.

Anonymous user 12.04.2013 07:25

These are killers Fighting for Fat Big Stomach Arab Emir of Qatar and Saudi King with Petro dollars

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