The International System Was Never Built to Stop Assad

October 10, 2018 Topic: Security Region: Middle East Blog Brand: Middle East Watch Tags: SyriaWarAssadRussia

The International System Was Never Built to Stop Assad

It was built to prevent major state-to-state wars and the violation of sovereignty.

Peter Harris is an assistant professor of political science at Colorado State University. You can follow him on Twitter: @ipeterharris.

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