Assad will remain as a protocolar figure in Syria. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Fortuna Benmayor
    • 07.05.11 | 20:16 (IDT)

    He won't be toppled because he has the Mukhabarat, the army and Iran backing him. And he has no scruples in killing however many Syrian civilians. Plus, the West is not eager to oust him, which would definitely be a good thing for all, except Iran and its proxies in Lebanon and Gaza, which will now move on to the West Bank as well.

    from the article: Former Mossad chief: Israel air strike on Iran 'stupidest thing I have ever heard'
    First published 18:52 07.05.11 | Last updated 18:52 07.05.11
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