Syria: The Silence of the Wolves

There is nothing surprising about the chilling worldwide silence that accompanies the massacre in Syria. In nature, each wolf outlines his territory. Unluckily for Syria, it is located in the Russian wolf’s territory.

Instead of being “impressed” by the survival capacity of the bloody regime in Syria, it is more fitting to wonder how it could be that such a revolution has managed to endure for more than two years. By comparison, Muammar Gadhafi’s regime almost quelled the revolution in Libya in its first months when his loyal army was on the outskirts of Benghazi. It was only thanks to NATO intervention that the...