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Is Iran's Influence in Syria About to Wane?

Dec 23, 2019 | 09:30 GMT
This Aug. 14, 2016, picture shows heavily damaged buildings in the al-Khalediah neighborhood of the central Syrian city of Homs.

This Aug. 14, 2016, picture shows heavily damaged buildings in the al-Khalediah neighborhood of the central Syrian city of Homs. Tehran helped Damascus win the civil war, but it might not be able to help it normalize.

(LOUAI BESHARA/AFP via Getty Images)

Nearly nine years on, the Syrian government is winning the country's civil war, thanks in large part to strong Iranian and Russian support. But as it does, questions are rapidly emerging about how it might secure the peace -- and what that means for the influence of the allies that...

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