Recall if you will the final minutes of Lawrence of Arabia......
There was an opportunity for a united Arab nation, free from the Ottoman shackles. Damascus descended into chaos. Nothing worked. The tribes squabbled and the water works and electricity failed.
In rushed the diplomats and divided up the spoils. France got Syria and Lebanon. Both are now lost but still coveted. France has an opportunity to recover the prize, the jewel that is Lebanon, if Syria is rescued.
France should rescue Lebanon by freeing Syria of Assad
Guess Asma Assad’s old French connections don’t cut it anymore for her husband, since she’s in hiding.
“Vogue has described her as the freshest and most magnetic of first ladies and has topped French Elles most stylish woman in politics list. She speaks four languages and her connections with France have led her to persuade the Louvre to help her open Syrian cultural attractions.”
Oui, let us debate. Winter is coming soon. We need more cars on fire.
As France’s Muslim population goes, so goes France.