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Who's fighting whom in Syria?

The Iranian-supported Hezbollah militia is backing Assad, while the US is backing the YPG. Turkey hates the YPG because it fears Kurdish separatism. But Turkey’s letting the US bomb ISIS from one of its bases.

Russia supports Assad and is fighting ISIS. The US is fighting ISIS but it’s also bombed Syrian military targets in retaliation for a chemical attack on civilians.

Confused? That’s why we figured it’d be easier if we just drew you a picture.

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