Posts Tagged Syria
All you need Leon, is a mustache. Great Groucho Marx mask you’d have. How many more ILLEGAL WARS, is your administration going to get the U.S. involved in?
According to U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, “It’s important when Assad leaves… to try to preserve stability in that country.” Panetta claims keeping the Syrian military in place will prevent Syria from becoming another Iraq.
NATO Agrees to Restrict Airstrikes on Afghan Homes
NATO says it has agreed to restrict the use of airstrikes in Afghan residential areas following last week’s deadly strike in the east that Afghan officials say killed 18 civilians.
UN-Arab League envoy ‘gravely concerned’ over latest reports of violence in Syria
The Joint Special Envoy of the United Nations and the Arab League for the Syrian Crisis, Kofi Annan, is gravely concerned by the latest reports of violence.
Syria’s Chemical Weapons May End Up in Terrorist Hands
The Syrian stockpiles of chemical weapons may end up in the hands of terrorists as the ruling regime and anti-government forces continue fierce fighting.
Analysts Warn Northern Mali Could Become Jihad Base
Islamist militants appear to be in control of the vast lawless expanse of desert in northern Mali that they captured with other rebel groups in early April.
Umm, does anyone see the likelihood of an “October Surprise”, for reelection purposes? I do. That “Surprise” just may happen earlier, you know the line, ‘I Did This’..
Back in mid-February, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper warned that al-Qaeda had “infiltrated” the Syrian opposition. At roughly the same time, videos began emerging on the internet that clearly revealed just what an understatement–to put it mildly–Clapper’s observation represented. The videos show Syrian rebel brigades proudly posing with the al-Qaeda flag and protestors holding it high. This was not a matter of “infiltration,” with the word’s connotations of stealth and cunning, but rather of an openly publicized affiliation.
Doubt seriously it is deliberate. You know, the I DIDN’T do it, THEY did. Then again, stupid is as stupid does..
Wall Street Journal
BEIRUT (AP) – A senior Russian diplomat Tuesday said a draft U.N. resolution demanding Syrian President Bashar Assad step aside is a “path to civil war,” as Syrian troops besieged rebellious areas with hours of shelling and machine-gun fire. The U.N. Security Council was set to meet later Tuesday…