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Old 24.11.2011, 21:54
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Re: Syria - It ain't over till it's over

UNESCO elected Syria to it's Human Rights committee. Yes, really.
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Old 25.11.2011, 00:04
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UNESCO elected Syria to it's Human Rights committee. Yes, really.
Yes, UNESCO seems to be determined to turn itself into an object of derision.
Sorry, I meant an object of greater derision.
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Old 25.11.2011, 01:28
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Yes, UNESCO seems to be determined to turn itself into an object of derision.
Sorry, I meant an object of greater derision.
They possibly have not yet heard about some trouble in Syria
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Old 25.11.2011, 20:35
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Re: Syria - It ain't over till it's over

Syrian police have some serious vehicles, see foto

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011...-cut-evil-hand
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Old 25.11.2011, 22:28
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Syrian police have some serious vehicles, see foto

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011...-cut-evil-hand
it looks like a stupid old russian BRT, with the worst camo job ever
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Old 25.11.2011, 22:40
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Syrian police have some serious vehicles, see foto

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011...-cut-evil-hand

Only the Guardian will call this a police vehicle, they were never very street wise when it came to Arab countries.
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Old 26.11.2011, 13:51
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Re: Syria - It ain't over till it's over

Seems it is all a CIA/MI6/Mossad plot, not Assad killing his own people. Who would have thought it!
http://rt.com/news/syria-terrorism-c...ilization-863/
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Old 29.12.2011, 22:50
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Re: Syria - It ain't over till it's over

Q: who is heading the Arab league team of "human rights" observers ?
A: A wanted war criminal.

and, as excpected by a commitee led by a genocidle criminal - they saw "nothing frightening"
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Old 29.12.2011, 23:20
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Q: who is heading the Arab league team of "human rights" observers ?
A: A wanted war criminal.

and, as excpected by a commitee led by a genocidle criminal - they saw "nothing frightening"
As you're very accurate and facts oriented, it's clearly mentioned in the article:
1) the wanted war criminal is his boss Al-Bashir
2) he is accused and suspected of creating the crimina janjaweed. No proof or judgement from a neutral court yet.

the fact that they saw nothing is more than outrageous
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Old 29.12.2011, 23:34
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As you're very accurate and facts oriented, it's clearly mentioned in the article:
1) the wanted war criminal is his boss Al-Bashir
2) he is accused and suspected of creating the crimina janjaweed. No proof or judgement from a neutral court yet.

the fact that they saw nothing is more than outrageous
No such thing as a "Neutral" court. There is plenty of evidence of the Sudanese Army war crimes.

The Syrian civil war is going to get worse before it gets better (see Libya, Iraq & Lebanon for hints of how Invented arab countries disintegrate)
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Old 29.12.2011, 23:52
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No such thing as a "Neutral" court. There is plenty of evidence of the Sudanese Army war crimes.

The Syrian civil war is going to get worse before it gets better (see Libya, Iraq & Lebanon for hints of how Invented arab countries disintegrate)
Who knows what pressure & political realpolitik Gen. Mohammad Ahmed Mustafa al-Dabi is under.
I suppose his main goal is to bring the Arab League observers back alive out of Syria.

I agree this guy is the last one I would have chosen to lead this mission; maybe people thimk he is "expendable".
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Old 30.12.2011, 13:00
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Re: Syria - It ain't over till it's over

The blind observers of the Arab League in Syria. An insult to human intelligence.
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Old 22.01.2012, 22:56
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The blind observers of the Arab League in Syria. An insult to human intelligence.
According to the papers today "An official Arab League report on the mission so far revealed that 22 monitors had quit, citing ethical reasons for doing so" plus Saudi Arabia will withdraw their monitors.
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Old 22.01.2012, 23:34
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Re: Syria - It ain't over till it's over

What's the rush ? The UN has observers in Lebanon since 1979

Meanwhile - Hezbollah is fighting against the rebels. interesting times indeed.
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Old 22.01.2012, 23:43
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What's the rush ? The UN has observers in Lebanon since 1979


Meanwhile - Hezbollah is fighting against the rebels. interesting times indeed.
Sensitive Iranian assets? Now that does sound interesting

About "Russia has pledged aircraft carriers and ships to protect Syria against any potential external threat."

About time the rebels started talking to the Russians about them keeping their base after any regime change.
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Old 27.01.2012, 00:43
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About time the rebels started talking to the Russians about them keeping their base after any regime change.
You said it.
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Old 28.01.2012, 12:38
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Re: Syria - It ain't over till it's over

I read the article now. What a dim idea "A Syrian opposition figure on Thursday called on the Arab League to hold talks with Russia "

The Russians are a pragmatic people.
The Syrian opposition should simply say to the Russians "Stay neutral & you keep your military base & your commercial deals & relationships.
If you support the Govt. then you will lose your military base & your commercial deals & relationships"
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Re: Syria - It ain't over till it's over

As it looks from the news, the Russians are in talk with the opposition and have been so for quite a while
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Old 04.02.2012, 21:38
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As it looks from the news, the Russians are in talk with the opposition and have been so for quite a while
Nevertheless both Russia & China vetoed the UN Security Council resolution to stop this mess.

I forecast the Russians will not have a military base in Syria in 12 months.
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Re: Syria - It ain't over till it's over

Tunisia expels Syria's ambassador and no longer recognizes the regime of Assad. I guess more arab countries will follow (probably Libya).
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