[ED NOTES:WE ALL HEAR ZIONISTS,AND ITS MEDIA DEMONIZE ASSAD CLAIMING HES KILLED 100 THOUSAND PEOPLE,EVEN THOUGH KNOWLEDGABLE PEOPLE ON THE ISSUE ALREADY KNOW MOST CASUALTIES ARE ACTUALLY ON SIDE OF ASSADS SOLDIERS,POLICE,PUBLIC SECTOR EMPLOYEES,AND ANY CITIZEN WHO IS AGAINST THE DEATHSQUADS...BUT NOW ZIONISTS ARE CAUGHT ADMITTING WHOS BEEN TAKING THE REAL LOSSES...EVEN THOUGH THEIR NUMBERS MIGHT NOT BE ACCURATE,FACT IS THE MAJORITY OF VICTIMS ARENT OPPOSITION CITIZENS(THOSE BARELY EVEN EXIST)
(ii) The kill/casualty rates in this war favor the opposition—the regime ‘s forces are falling in larger numbers than are opposition fighters, who have a vastly larger pool of young men to draw from. The research done by Jeffrey White, the military analyst at the Washington Institute for Near Eastern Policy, gives a casualty rate [[[[[[(combining killed with wounded) of 213,000 combatants for the regime, compared to 90,000 for the opposition.]]]]Even if we assume that medical care is much better on the regime’s side, and more wounded regime soldiers retake the field, the opposition is still experiencing a significantly lower loss of men. [[[[[This conjecture is backed up by the available killed-in-action figures, which as of late June, 2013, were, according to White, 13,539 dead rebel combatants, 2,518 unidentified and non-Syrian rebel fighters, and 2,015 defected soldiers and officers.]]]]] [[[[[[Compare those figures the regime’s KIA: 25,407 regular soldiers, 17,311 combatants for regime-loyal popular defense committees and the irregular
Reuel Marc Gerecht, a former CIA case officer, is a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies and the author of The Wave: Man, God, and the Ballot Box in the Middle East.
[ed notes:but,but the zionist west has been pushing the zionist lie Assad killed 100 thousand people...they have again put their foot/hooves in their mouth's again...thanks!!!