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Why Was Syria Attacked?

by Stephen Lendman,

On April 6, 2009, Seymour Hersh headlined “Syria Calling,” saying:

When Israel’s December 2008/January 2009 Cast Lead war on Gaza ended, so did “promising peace talks between Israel and Syria.”

For almost a year, both countries negotiated. They did so in Istanbul through intermediaries. Many complicated issues were resolved. Diplomatic normalization was agreed on in principle.

At a mid-January Qatar summit, Assad called Israel’s war “the language of blood.” He wanted Arab League members to boycott Israel. He urged closing Israeli embassies throughout the region.

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