Washington, Riyadh, Doha and Ankara
Collaborate to Topple Assad Regime;
Secular Syrian Opposition Sidelined
As violence flares across Syria, a "pot of gold" is being raised to overthrow the Syrian regime. Read the news here.
Following events in Tunisia, Libya, and Egypt, the United State supports the Islamists--specifically, the Muslim Brotherhood. The secular, left-leaning opposition, which calls itself the National Coordination Committee for Democratic Change, is ignored, partly because it opposes armed action, believing instead in a negotiated solution to the internal strife, and partly because Moscow mediated the group's talks with Damascus.