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Why do Muslims not allow anyone to pray on the Temple Mount?

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Breakaway Alawite state may be Assad’s last resort

FILE - In this July 10, 2011 file photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA and according to them, thousands of supporters of Syrian President Bashar Assad, carry a gigantic 17,500 yards (16,000 meters) Syrian flag during a pro-Assad demonstration, in the Mediterranean city of Latakia, northwest of Damascus, Syria. In the recent sectarian violence in Syria, some observers see a grim pattern: Alawite fighters from President Bashar Assad's minority sect trying to carve out a breakaway region for themselves by driving out local Sunnis, killing entire families and threatening anybody who stays behind. If the regime falls, the Alawite heartland on Syrias mountainous coast could become a refuge for the community and even Assad himself to fight for survival against the Sunni majority. (AP Photo/SANA, File) EDITORIAL USE ONLYIn the recent sectarian violence in Syria, some observers see a grim pattern: Alawite fighters from President Bashar Assad's minority sect, they say, are trying to carve out a breakaway enclave for themselves by driving out local Sunnis, killing entire families and threatening anybody who stays behind.