Bashar al-Assad Finds Chilly Embrace in Moscow Trip by STEVEN LEE MYERS and ANNE BARNARD


By STEVEN LEE MYERS and ANNE BARNARD

The alliance between Vladimir V. Putin of Russia and Bashar al-Assad of Syria reflects the urgent need to salvage the crumbling government in Syria, but also each man’s eroded international standing.

Published: October 21, 2015 at 08:00PM

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