Skip to comments.Syrian forces fire short-range ballistic missiles at rebels
Posted on 12/12/2012 10:32:11 PM PST by Nachum
Government forces have fired at least a half-dozen short-range ballistic missiles at rebel groups in northern Syria over the past several days, according to U.S. officials, a potentially significant escalation of a civil war that has killed more than 40,000 people. U.S. officials and the group Human Rights Watch also alleged Wednesday that Syrian government forces are dropping incendiary devices similar to napalm weapons on rebel fighters in populated areas. The officials described the tactics as acts of desperation as rebels gain momentum in the nearly two-year-old fight to oust President Bashar al-Assad.
(Excerpt) Read more at washingtonpost.com ...
What is the ideal level of war? Stupid liberals couldn't tell you that any more than they can tell you the ideal global temperature.