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Why is Putin protecting Assad's regime?
, Volume 68, Number 3
Talal Nizameddin, author of the forthcoming 'Putin’s New Order in the Middle East'
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Talal Nizameddin’s book, Putin’s New Order in the Middle East, will be published by Hurst in January 2013
Putin's support for the Assad regime will have long-term cost implications for Russia
The painted hand of an Avaaz activist in front of a picture of Vladimir Putin during a protest against his support for the Syrian regime outside the UN Security Council building. Photo: Timothy A.Clary/AFP/Getty Images
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