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Syria Rebel Commander: US, West Basically Backing Assad

One of the top rebel commanders in Syria has accused "hesitant" British and US policymakers of effectively backing the Syrian government.

Col Abdul Jabbar al-Okaidi said by accepting Syria's offer to scrap its chemical weapons, the US gave it space to step up conventional attacks.

Source: BBC. Read full article. (link)

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