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Ramos-Horta on Daily Beast: Advice for Syrian Rebels
In an editorial for The Daily Beast, edited and placed by Mary Wald, Ramos-Horta reflects on his own country’s struggle to get out from under a brutal regime, and offers some advice to Syrian rebels.

Prescient, he says that “divisions within the movement are as obvious as they are inevitable, and undermine their own efforts.

These divisions are not going to dissipate any time soon. And it is the actions of the freedom fighters within the country that will prove to be the lynchpin in the conflict.”

You will find yourself saying “if only they had listened.”

Read it at Daily Beast