"My patience ran out on President Assad a long time ago." When was the period when Bush's 'patience' had not 'run out'? I take it there was some honeymoon period -- but I can't place it. Help me out here...
Syria signals that no ceasefire would take effect until Jordanian, Turkish borders shut (Reuters)
from the article: Bush: My patience with Syria's Assad 'ran out a long time ago'