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Chaos in Syria: Article Location and Major Antagonists in Conflict

In March 2011 Syria’s government, led by Pres. Bashar al-Assad, faced an unprecedented challenge to its authority when pro-democracy protests erupted throughout the country. (Encyclopedia Britannica Online, 2012)

Current Syrian President, Bashar Al-Assad

Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad

Colonel Reyad Musa Al Al'as'ad, Opposed to President Assad

 

Colonel Reyad Mousa Al Al'as'ad,

Leader, Free Syrian Army,

 

Syrian Opposition Government Leader (based in Turkey, Opposed to President Assad)

 

Syrian National Council leader George Sabra

Leader National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces (opposed to President Assad)

Sheikh Ahmed Moaz Al-Khatib

The Secretary General of the Arab League (opposed to President Assad)

Amr Moussa, Secretary General of the Arab League

Magazines

Use the terms Syrian Conflict or Syrian War when searching for information.

Databases-FAMU Catalog

International News Outlets

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National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces

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Syrian Prostesters (opposed to President Assad)

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Hezbollah Secretary General, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah