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A Syrian official said there were reports of a third blast targeting a military bus at the Yarmouk refugee camp in Damascus, but there were no details. He asked that his name not be used because he was not authorized to speak publicly.
Posted by trailing wife 2012-03-17 18:19||
#4 Debka sez the bus was carrying pro-Iranian Paleos.
Posted by Phil_B 2012-03-17 20:53||
#5 Are there any other kind, Phil B?
Posted by Barbara 2012-03-17 21:33||
#6 The Paleos are pretty much guns for hire. Saddam had his paid for Paleo goons.
But Syria is a Sunni Shiia fight and the Paleos are almost all Sunni. So I'd say the only pro-Iranian Paleos are the ones getting a paycheck from Tehran. Which could be quite a lot.
Posted by Phil_B 2012-03-17 21:56||
#7 Remember the proverb,
You can't buy an Arab's loyalty. You only rent it.
Posted by Phil_B 2012-03-17 21:58||