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Topic: Lessons for Syria – What We Can (and Can't) Learn From the Balkans
Featuring special member host Dana Watters
1) Syria Isn't Bosnia. And, No, the Problem Isn't "Ancient Hatreds." The "ancient hatreds" thesis is a myth -- especially in Syria, where peace has been more prevalent historically.
2) What Ends a War: The Limits of Bosnia-Syria Parallels. Explains why Bosnia is not a good model for Syria as the same conditions cannot be met.
3) Models for Possible Syria Intervention. Useful historical perspective that discusses recent examples of Western military intervention.
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