If they don't have blood on their hands, why would they need to sign a statement saying they won't RETURN to violence. And if they were violent in the first place, why do they not have BLOOD on their hands? Are you really saying, like you did in Lebanon when you were winning the war, and that Hezbollah was being crushed, that these hostages were violent? Or are you admitting that you kidnapped civilians that had no right to be detained, and are not willing to tell the truth yet.
U.S. defense chief tells Congress: Military options remain against Iran (DPA)
from the article: Russian FM says weapons sales to Syria strictly controlled