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Syrian VP: Neither Side Can Win Militarily
Arutz Sheva ^ | 17/12/12 | Elad Benari

Posted on 12/16/2012 3:31:04 PM PST by Eleutheria5

Neither side in the conflict in Syria can win using military methods, the country’s vice president has admitted.

In an interview with the Lebanese newspaper Al-Akhbar, which will be published Monday and of which excerpts were released on Sunday, Syrian Vice President Farouk al-Sharaa said that “with every passing day, the military and political solutions get further away.”

“The way events are heading will lead to an uncomfortable place where things will definitely go from bad to worse,” he told the newspaper.

Al-Sharaa added, “We must be in the position of defending Syria’s existence. We are not in a battle for the survival of an individual or a regime.” .....

(Excerpt) Read more at israelnationalnews.com ...


TOPICS: Extended News; Foreign Affairs; Israel; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: assad; israel; popcorn; rebels; syria; waronterror
Long live the free Kurdish homeland, the free Alawite homeland, and the free Syrian Christian homeland (Lebanese and Egyptian Christians welcome). Pass the popcorn. Let the Sunnis fend for themselves. They could use a Baath.
1 posted on 12/16/2012 3:31:06 PM PST by Eleutheria5
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To: Eleutheria5

The Democrats went into convulsions over Reagan’s support of the Contras, and that was against communists in our backyard in Nicaragua. But not a peep from them on this.


2 posted on 12/16/2012 4:06:27 PM PST by blueunicorn6 ("A crack shot and a good dancer")
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To: Eleutheria5

What, they don’t truth Bammy’s Mulsim Brotherhood to govern Syria?


3 posted on 12/16/2012 5:07:10 PM PST by SaraJohnson
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To: Eleutheria5

No, but we CAN hope they eliminate each other - sort of like electrons and positrons.

Pass the popcorn.


4 posted on 12/16/2012 5:08:05 PM PST by ZULU (See video: http://gatesofvienna.blogspot.com/2012/09/the-first-siege-of-vienna.html)
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks Eleutheria5. IOW, the Assad dynasty is ending, and the chiropractor or dentist or whatever he was will be rounded up and murdered just like Ghaddafy in Libya, probably within weeks.


5 posted on 12/18/2012 8:48:58 PM PST by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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