FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 file photo, a Syrian man walks behind two containers full of diesel, left, and gasoline, right, for sale on the side of a street in the Syrian vil

 

              FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 file photo, a Syrian man walks behind two containers full of diesel, left, and gasoline, right, for sale on the side of a street in the Syrian vil
FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 file photo, a Syrian man walks behind two containers full of diesel, left, and gasoline, right, for sale on the side of a street in the Syrian village of Atmeh, near the Turkish border with Syria. Syrians face extended blackouts amid severe fuel shortages in the middle of winter and now spend hours in line every day for a few loaves of bread or gasoline at soaring prices, highlighting the mounting difficulty President Bashar Assad faces in providing basic services to his people. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra, File)