Sanctions reach only so far in Syria

Sanctions reach only so far in Syria

There are 1 comment on the USA Today story from Sep 17, 2012, titled Sanctions reach only so far in Syria. In it, USA Today reports that:

It has been just over a year since the United States and Europe announced sanctions against the regime of Bashar Assad to end the violence in Syria.

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so_what

Arbil, Iraq

#1 Sep 17, 2012
i wonder, what is the reason behind those sanctions against syrian regime... while it's apears to be that the opposite side (the rebels) are the ones who hates U.S and the Uropean countries the most, and happy while holding al qaeda flag in eleppo....
while al asad regime seems to be the one who is the allied one to those western countries.
i dont understand this equation.
maybe somebody could explaine it to me!!!!

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