Syria’s Bashar Assad is being rehabilitated

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There isn’t any justice. Bashar al-Assad, the murderous Syrian dictator whose membership even the Arab League suspended 12 years in the past, is off to Riyadh this week to have fun his admission again into the group. He pays no worth for his many crimes towards humanity: The secret now is just not retribution however “rehabilitation.”

There isn’t any such phrase as “auto-genocide,” however that will describe what Assad has carried out to his personal nation over the previous 12 years as a way to keep in energy. Half one million folks have been killed within the preventing or in his torture-chambers, and roughly half of Syria’s pre-war inhabitants of 21 million have been pushed from their properties.

A few of these refugees are nonetheless within the nation, largely in elements that Assad’s military has not but reconquered, however half are literally dwelling in neighboring international locations like Turkey, Lebanon and Jordan. Giant elements of all Syria’s huge cities have been diminished to rubble, and reconstruction has not even begun but.