August 29th, 2013

Gas bag Cameron the deceiver's hot air about Syrian use of chemicals

[First sorry it has taken so long to get back on line after my change of address. DHL complicated the situation by delivering my computers in a trashed state.]

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.
Collapse )