, Volume 69, Number 4

John McHugo, international lawyer and author
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John McHugo is an international lawyer and author of ‘A Concise History of the Arabs’ (Saqi Books)

Formal partition seems inevitable but it is unlikely

Syrian rebels hold the Kurdish flag, right, and pre-Baath Syrian flag. Photo: Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images

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