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Syrian Air Raids on the Last Opposition-Held City of Idlib

July 26, 2019

Episode Notes:

Recent air raids by the Assad government and its allies in Syria's last rebel-held enclave in Idlib have killed more than 100 civilians in the past 10 days, according to the UN.

Sam Heller, Senior Analyst on Non-state Armed Groups at the International Crisis Group, joins the WarCast to discuss the bombardment, the latest strikes, and what remains for Assad in consolidating power in Syria.

[ 0:17 ] Introduction
[ 0:42 ] Details of the air raids
[ 1:42 ] What comprises the remaining opposition
[ 3:12 ] Steps to victory and consolidating power for Assad
[ 5:01 ] Foreign powers in the area

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