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Could More Decisive US Economic Diplomacy Early On Have Curbed Genocide in Syria?

aleppoThe fall of Aleppo and the five year Syrian Civil War is almost over. By all accounts this was a massive humanitarian disaster. As US President Elect Donald Trump gets ready to assume power, there will no doubt be lots of post mortems that ask: How could the United States, the biggest superpower in the world, turn a blind eye to this scale of genocide? Read full paper here