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Posted by Fred 2013-02-14 00:00||
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File under: Govt of Syria
#1 Thought Bashir al-Assad, AKA pencil neck was sort of gone. It has been reported that he moved with his family and associates to a warship off Syrias coast, where he is being guarded by Russian naval forces. Still calling the shots in Damascus?
Posted by JohnQC 2013-02-14 08:41||
#2 Please remove the double-posting.
Posted by JohnQC 2013-02-14 08:42||
#3 His departure is one drone strike away if you really wanted it.
How different is a terrorist in Yemen that plots and coordinates potential attacks upon Americans different from one who participated, plotted and coordinated attacks upon Americans in Iraq during the '00s from Damascus?
It's interesting the dance of shadows and slight of hands those on the public stage engage in.
Posted by Procopius2k 2013-02-14 08:50||
#4 What about the rest of 2.6 million Alawites---where are they are supposed to go?
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2013-02-14 10:44||
#5 smaht diplomacy
catch up diplomacy
Posted by swksvolFF 2013-02-14 12:33||
#6 #3 Please remove the double-posting.
Posted by trailing wife 2013-02-14 16:14||
#7 What about the rest of 2.6 million Alawites---where are they are supposed to go?
He's done the sales pitch for what eventually had that sort of death toll before.
Posted by Thing From Snowy Mountain 2013-02-14 20:19||