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    why removal of Assad is Unlikely. 1. HTS and...

    why removal of Assad is Unlikely.

    1. HTS and ISIS are deadly threats to security and not an affordable option for US and allies. Assad deliberately released radicals at the start of the war and...
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    Even superpower needs ground realities and strong...

    Even superpower needs ground realities and strong local allies.Right from Vietnam, the locals are crucial.


    The sunni rebel forces may have defeated him.but US options were gone long ago.
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    " But we definitely cannot remove Assad because...

    " But we definitely cannot remove Assad because we just don't care enough."

    Whom are you going to remove Assad with? with the kurds?

    There is no viable sunni option for the west.
  4. Thread: Syria

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    No credible political system in sight that allows...

    No credible political system in sight that allows all society members to contest and participate And loss of credibility by the long time corrupt regimes.

    Democracy is the system which allows...
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    Thanks for your replies, BF and OOE. Looks like...

    Thanks for your replies, BF and OOE. Looks like the like button has gone away!
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    If japanese doctrine and equipment was close to...

    If japanese doctrine and equipment was close to ww1, what would explain the initial success in SE Asia?
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    An attempt to pacify chinese opposition and...

    An attempt to pacify chinese opposition and their determined attempts to undermine japanese interests in Manchuria through a tug of war involving persistent chinese boycotts of japanese...
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    All part of the german deception. On German and...

    All part of the german deception. On German and Austrian side, several key people were asked to go on vacation as well.

    Hollweg insisted "Tsar Russia has to be seen as the guilty party"
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    part 2

    Germany had reasons to fear Russia's progress as it was the one bigger country
    in europe..

    However it would be decades before they catch up. Despite the huge industrialisation and literacy drive...
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    I already told you cannot generalize....they have...

    I already told you cannot generalize....they have different interest and needs.

    Its short term losses vs long term gains.Those long term gains are for decades and a long term investor would
    love...
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    These are first world countries with...

    These are first world countries with prosperity,good markets and purchasing power. These are not somalia or lebanon type cases.

    They have all fought before and got back on their feet before. what...
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    They have more to sell and with resources not...

    They have more to sell and with resources not acquired at great cost. thats the point

    Politics is about interests. USA and britain had a highly profitable trade going after their bloody breakup....
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    Hitler around Feb33 them called the major...

    Hitler around Feb33 them called the major industrialists like Krupps for a meeting and told them his intention to crush the left and parliamentary system. They all gave donations for the March...
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    Totally baseless and ahistorical. Business men...

    Totally baseless and ahistorical. Business men and industrialists do make representations to the govt like the requirements of raw materials or territories desired like Belgium and northern France...
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    A summary of my research on the subject so far. ...

    A summary of my research on the subject so far.

    The French were mostly defeated by a heavy surprise blow followed by inferior armoured doctrine and air support, poor
    command and control in...
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    The strange Kashmir war of 1948

    The 2.5 million strong BIA was demobilised within 2 years of end of ww2.

    India and pakistan within two months of independence into war over kashmir.

    Pakistan allowed Major akbar khan to...
  17. The shadow of the great game by narendra sarila.

    The shadow of the great game by narendra sarila.
  18. Thread: Sadat's war

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    A limited war to strengthen his position in...

    A limited war to strengthen his position in whatever ways possible.

    war is means to achieve political ends...so a strong military position first in a limited campaign and then a combination of...
  19. Thread: Sadat's war

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    egypt didnt have enough strength to go to tel...

    egypt didnt have enough strength to go to tel aviv.

    A combination of partial military recovery(since thats all his strength permitted) of lost sinai, a defensive battle before ceasefire and hope...
  20. Yes the great game was a known thing. however i...

    Yes the great game was a known thing. however i think its being over stated here.



    Its contraditicted by politics and history in the islamic world. caliphates and a sharia based state is like a...
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