The Resource Armed Conflict in Syria : Background and U.S. Response

Armed Conflict in Syria : Background and U.S. Response

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Armed Conflict in Syria : Background and U.S. Response
Title
Armed Conflict in Syria
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Background and U.S. Response
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eng
Summary
  • Analyzes current civil war in Syria between forces loyal to President Bashar al Assad and rebel fighters opposed to his rule, and assesses status of both sides. Reviews recent developments tied to alleged chemical weapons attack and possible U.S. punitive military action if Assad refuses to hand over his chemical weapons arsenal to the international community. Discusses U.S. lethal military aid to elements of the armed opposition, prospects for a political settlement, status of Syrian political opposition, and role of Al Qaeda, extremism, and foreign fighters in armed insurgency. Reviews U.S. policy toward Syria since 2011, including issues relating to U.S. assistance. Includes appendices providing list of recent legislative activity, chronology of UN action, and information on U.S. sanctions against Syria
  • This report is one in a series of updates. For the most recent coverage of this report series, please see 13-RL-33487e in the 2013 issue
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ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection
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federal national government publication
Index
no index present
LC call number
KF29.7
LC item number
.P75 CRS-2013-FDT-0600 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Arms control
  • Biological warfare
  • Chronology
  • International relations
Label
Armed Conflict in Syria : Background and U.S. Response
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  • CRS Report
  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed May 2014). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC
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online resource
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CRS-2013-FDT-0600
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crs20131341
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1 online resource (54 pages)
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online
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Label
Armed Conflict in Syria : Background and U.S. Response
Publication
Note
  • CRS Report
  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed May 2014). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC
Antecedent source
mixed
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
CRS-2013-FDT-0600
Control code
crs20131341
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (54 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
mixed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file
Quality assurance targets
present
Reformatting quality
preservation
Specific material designation
remote
System details
System requirements: PDF reader software

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