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“I do not think the West is going [to intervene], but if they do so, nobody can tell what is next. I think the price of this [foreign] invasion if it happened is going to be more than the whole world can afford,” said Assad in a Thursday interview with Russia Today TV network.
Assad praised Syria as the “last stronghold” of “stability” and “coexistence” in the region, warning that the domino effect of any military strike against the country “will affect the world from the Atlantic to the Pacific and you know the implication on the rest of the world.”
“I am not a puppet. I was not made by the West to go to the West or to any other country. I am Syrian, I was made in Syria, I have to live in Syria and die in Syria,” he pointed out.On Sunday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov warned that Western countries are seeking a UN Security Council resolution that will aggravate the situation in Syria in order to pave the way for the establishment of another government in the Arab state.
Assad to RT: "I'm not a Western puppet - I have to live and die in Syria" - with video ~ link ~ I admire Assad, he is a patriot for his people and nation. Stirling
One shell lands on fence of northern Israeli community, the other two explode in open areas, in what appears to have been erroneous targeting; this is the third unusual incident involving Syria in less than a week.
Three mortar shells were fired from Syria into northern Israel on Thursday, in what appears to have been an errant targeting.
Patriot Games: Turkey seeks NATO missiles on Syrian border - video ~ link ~ The key here is the placement near the border. That is totally unnecessary to defend any Turkish territory. But useful if you want to crave out a 'safe zone' for the foreign terrorists to operate in...and that means WAR as in a General Middle East War and WORLD WAR III. Stirling
Ahmadinejad: Iran and US should 'iron out' nuclear issue ~ link ~ Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says Iran's nuclear energy program has been politicized by the West and that it is currently a problem between Tehran and Washington.
“All the member states of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and even the P5+1 countries (including the US, Britain, France, Russia, China, and Germany) have clearly told us that Iran should solve this problem [regarding its nuclear energy program] with the US,” IRNA quoted Ahmadinejad as telling reporters on the sidelines of the 5th Bali Democracy Forum in Indonesia on Thursday.
“We have announced that the representatives of all governments can visit Iran’s nuclear facilities because Iran is the only country which has opened the doors of its nuclear facilities to the media,” he added.
Netanyahu "repentant" as Obama is re-elected ~ link ~ I rather doubt that dear old Bibi 666 Netanyahu knows the meaning of the word 'repentant'. Stirling
Wednesday was “not a good morning for Netanyahu,” as one of his deputies Eli Yishai of the religious Shas Party said, when results showed that Bibi’s friend Mitt Romney had lost the presidential race.
Netanyahu had at times confronted Obama or even tried to undermine him by making direct relations with the Republican-dominated, Israel-friendly Congress and during the election campaigning, had driven Obama into a tight corner by challenging his positions about Iran's nuclear energy program and the recent developments in the Arab world.
On Wednesday, however, the primer invited the US ambassador to Tel Aviv to his office to give his painful congratulations and issued a statement describing the bond between the US and Israel as “rock solid.” He also instructed his Likud Party leaders to omit any criticism of Obama in their congratulatory messages.
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, who plans to forge a comeback to the political arena after fighting an uphill battle in a corruption case, was emboldened by Obama’s re-election and took a swipe at Netanyahu for the way he had handled US-Israel relations.
Bibi's Bad Bet: Netanyahu damaged political chances by backing Romney - with video ~ link ~ Barack Obama’s reelection may be bad news for Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu. Their icy personal rapport aside, experts warn that Netanyahu’s over-involvement in the US campaign could drive apart the two nations and derail his own electoral prospects.
Greek Austerity Vote Passes ~ link ~ The Greek political class, once again showed themselves to be dirty rotten traitors to their people and nation. I would not be surprised to see a number of them hanging from light poles soon. Stirling