US Mideast Allies Seek to Work With Russia in Syria – Wall Street Journal

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WASHINGTON—Russia’s stepped-up military operations in Syria are splitting Washington’s Middle East allies, with some countries beginning to see a need to work with the Kremlin as it fortifies President Bashar al-Assad’s regime, according to Arab, Israeli and U.S. officials.

The shift is further scrambling an already complex diplomatic landscape, with vital U.S. allies taking sharply different positions at a crucial moment. The U.S.,…

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