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US Tries to Reverse Syrian Fortunes with "Baghdadi Raid"

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While the world waits for evidence - if any evidence even emerges - analysts and interested parties alike would benefit more from looking at how the US plans to leverage and move onward from this supposed "raid" rather than obsessing over the supposed details of it.

One may hope the US uses it as a spectacular finale before fully withdrawing from Syria - including from its oilfields - and allowing the nation and its people to finally and fully restore order while undertaking the long process of reconstruction.

The proximity to Turkey's border and recent rhetoric coming out of Washington suggests it may be leveraged to prolong the conflict further.

One may also hope diplomatic efforts by Syria's allies are underway to coax Washington toward adopting the former option instead of the latter.

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Brian Joseph Thomas Berletic (A.K.A. Tony Cartalucci) is a Bangkok-based geopolitical researcher and writer.  Tony is a American industrial designer living in Bangkok, Thailand since he left the United States Marine Corps and the US altogether in 2004.

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