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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 08.02.07 | 22:45 (IST)

    Hussain, the IDF is warning of a war with Syria later this year. The Bush regime and the Olmert government seem to have had some arrangement last year that after Hizbollah was destroyed, the US would attack Iran and Israel Syria. Both Bush and Olmert have established patterns of reckless military adventures. Syria is weaker than Israel, and it's last adventure with war in 1973 was a disaster. Why would Syria fear a war? I am the one who pointed out that Syria was using Hizbollah to protect it's right flank. Just consider one thing. There was absolutely no sound reason for the US to attack Iraq. Yet it did. There was no sound reason for Israel to attack all of Lebanon to chastise - or destroy - Hizbollah, but it did. Whom has the Assad kid attacked mindlessly? Who refuses to talk to him?

    from the article: Syrian President vows to keep supporting Hezbollah, Hamas
    First published 00:00 08.02.07 | Last updated 00:00 08.02.07
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