The Challenge Inside Syria

By David Ignatius - October 1, 2014

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REYHANLI, Turkey -- As Syrian rebel commander Hamza al-Shamali describes the battle inside Syria, a few miles across the border, the immediate problem isn't defeating the Islamic State. It's coordinating the ragtag brigades of the Free Syrian Army into a coherent force that can fill the vacuum once the extremists are driven out. "At some point, the Syrian street lost trust in the Free Syrian...

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