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نيويورك – لا يمكن اعتبار سقوط حلب تحت رحمة القوات الموالية للرئيس السوري بشار الأسد نهاية بداية ولا بداية نهاية الحرب الأهلية في سوريا والتي استمرت لمدة خمس سنوات ونصف - وهي حرب بالنيابة، إقليمية، وعالمية إلى حد ما. سيتم خوض المعركة الكبرى القادمة في محافظة إدلب، لكن السؤال الوحيد هو متى. وحتى بعد ذلك، سوف تستمر الحرب في التفاقم في أجزاء مختلفة من بلد منقسم.

رغم ذلك، حان الوقت للتقييم والتركيز على ما تم تعلمه، إذا نحن تعلمنا شيئا من هذه الحرب. هناك أمور قليلة في التاريخ لا يمكن تجنبها، وما يحدث في سوريا هو نتيجة لما اختارت الحكومات والجماعات والأفراد القيام به - وما اختاروا عدم القيام به. في الواقع، وقد أثبت عدم القيام بأي شيء في سوريا أنه مترابط مثله مثل اتخاذ خطوات جدية.

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