If Assad would attend Annapolis, he should be asked where he is hiding his plutonium. He has got it either from North Korea which would be a blow to the US, especially Secretary Rice, or from the weapons program of Saddam Hussein, hopefully not from Iran. In any case, the Israeli bombing did not destroy the nuclear material which was hidden deep underground and South of the facility whose pictures have been published. It is very clear that Syria wanted to produce at least dirty bombs. The Western World is still in the dark about the future nuclear rogue regimes have in store for them.
Neurologist and author Oliver Sacks dies at 82 (Haaretz)
from the article: Syria reportedly to skip summit, as Haniyeh calls meet 'stillborn'