Syrian Rebels Ask Us To Shoot Down Assad's Warplanes With Patriot Missiles

Syrian Rebels

A Syrian opposition leader said Tuesday that he had asked the United States to defend rebel-held areas with Patriot missiles. NATO already has Patriot surface-to-air missile batteries in NATO-member Turkey to help defend the country from potential airstrikes by President Bashar Assad's regime.Syrian opposition leader Mouaz al-Khatib -- who appeared Tuesday as the representative of Syria at an Arab...

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