Round 3, July 2017.                                                                                                     العربية


Syrian Government

Amount of influence in the life of Syria

       Lowest rating: 1 of 5

       Highest rating: 5 of 5

       Average rating ( 5 assessments): 3.2 of 5

Commitment to inclusive nationalism for Syria

      Core : 25%

      Champion: 25%

      Conditional: 0%

      Neutral: 0%

      Opposed: 50%


Importance of the Syrian Government in the life of Syria

Round 3 statements(Nov. 2016 - July 2017):

       "Assad - Patrimonial regime, Alawite, Shia, Christian, remnant of Ba'athist Arab Nationalism. Internal security force is still functioning.” (239312)

      "Controlled by Russia.” (230784)

     "They are killing the people of Syria.” (231211)

    "They have the network and know-how. A lot of people trust them more than the radical groups.” (238631)

Round 2 statements (Nov. 2016 - July 2017):

   “They are using their influence to control and contain minorities as if they were their only protector. Their influence is increasing because of extremists. They want a strong, united country. Any political solution requires negotiation with them.” (221641)

    “They have a lot of experts and experience. They have not let the government services fall apart. They want a strong, democratic state, are against terrorism, and the majority do not support Assad. The Round 1 answers were not deep in understanding. The opposition has no problem with the government. They Syrian government is still paying salaries in the regions they have access. Protecting the government services is a big plus for the government. The Iranians are trying to change the demographics around Damascus.” (223881)

    “Control everything.” (221951)

   “They are killing the people of Syria.” (221211)

Round 1 statements (Jan. 2016 - May 2016):

   “Control 14% of land and population. Preparing for disintegration of Syria. Only in power with Iranian and Russian support.” (214281)

   “Still paying for government services in occupied area. Opposition not taking similar responsibility.” (217701)