Draft Dodgers Worsen Syrian Military’s Woes
BY RAJA ABDULRAHIM —Dana Ballout in Beirut and a stringer and special correspondent in Damascus contributed to this article.
The Wall Street Journal Europe
Jun 8 2015
Soon after the military police came looking for the 25- year- old computer engineer at his family’s home, he fled Syria. He bribed a security officer to briefly remove his name from the list of men wanted for mandatory military service and paid a taxi…read more…