The plots thicken in the Middle East

I was having coffee with a Syrian diplomat not long after Isis raced out of the eastern desert last May to take the ancient city of Palmyra, the Graeco-Roman jewel in the heart of central Syria. This was a grievous defeat for the embattled regime of

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