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Free Syrian Army

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Your editorial on Syria's civil war ("The cease-fire card," May 3) is deliberately misleading.

You treat the breakout of fighting in Aleppo as something that just happened because of the "gaping loophole" in the cease-fire accord that "allowed Russia and the Assad regime to continue striking Islamic State fighters and those of the al-Nusra Front."

You further state that loophole "gave Syrian President Bashar Assad and Vladimir Putin a convenient excuse for attacking any rebel group or civilian area under the justification of battling...