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Big question: What is Putin’s aim in Aleppo?

A panel of experts share their views

By Prospect Team  

File photo dated 21/10/2016 of the Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov. Spain is coming under criticism for reportedly preparing to allow the refuelling of Russian warships en route to bolstering the bombing campaign against the besieged Syrian city Aleppo.

Earlier this week, news of a planned “full scale” assault on Aleppo, Syria’s second city, surfaced. An intelligence source told The Times that they expect a “crescendo of air…

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