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Alevites in Turkey concerned over repercussions of Syrian violence

JonesMarch 21, 2012

While the Turkish government is at the forefront of condemning Damascus brutal crackdown on dissent, a view widely supported by much of Turkey's majority Sunni majority - a different perspective can be found the country's large Alawite minority. Alevis are far more suspicious of the uprising in Syria, and have concerns for their fellow Alawites in Syria and the repercussions in Turkey.


Report: Dorian Jones