It always surprises me, these despots who would rather kill their own people than simply leave. Bashar, do what so many dictators have done before: Steal a few billion dollars, buy yourself an island or mountain top castle and retire to the wealthy splendor you think you deserve. Is your hunger for power so great that you think nothing of killing innocent people? Your people no longer want you.
Singapore arrests man who tried to join ISIS (Reuters)
from the article: Damascus airport battles indicate the tide has turned against Assad