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Posted by Fred 2012-12-16 00:00||
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#1 Another jihadist bites the dust.
Posted by Zhang Fei 2012-12-16 16:45||
#2 "I propose that the Infantry Academy be renamed 'Martyr Abu Furat School'," one person wrote in a commentary posted on Liwa al-Tawhid's Facebook page.
No rush on the naming of streets and schools. You've got some rough sledding ahead yet.
Posted by Besoeker 2012-12-16 16:52||
#3 No evidence whatsoever, but I suspect the Gulf kingdoms have been buying off Syrian government figures. The longer the government stays in power, the more difficult it will be to lure them away will the promise of money, which is probably not a lifetime stipend and attached to ephemeral promises of high office in a post-Assad Syrian government.
Posted by Zhang Fei 2012-12-16 19:04||