Sunday, January 15, 2012

A Higher Military Council for the Free Syrian Army (announced yesterday) is probably a step in the right direction. So far I think this group has been a ragtag collection of defected and poorly equipped and led soldiers with more enthusiasm than actual soldiering skills. A proper command structure will help maintain discipline and also start crystallising an alternative to the Assadist army. The obvious disadvantage is that it further institutionalises a potential civil war in the country.


zenxbear said...
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Maysaloon said...

Thanks for that. I meant to say civil war.