China and Russia Walk Out of UN Security Council Meeting: “This Isn’t An Exercise”
...And moments ago the Interfax news agency announced that China and Russia have left the negotiating table in response to a proposal for Britain’s David Cameron on pending intervention in Syria.
Barring last-minute hold-ups, DEBKA file sources report the US operation is scheduled to start Friday night, early Saturday Aug. 30-31.
Partial Israeli reserves call-up. US beefs up Qatar air base. Syria moves units into sheltered sites
The Daily Star - Lebanon News with an interesting take, almost giving permission for a limited strike.
Hezbollah will attack Israel if strike aims to topple Assad
Perhaps it is seen as a way of forestalling an invasion by TR and IL.
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