December 31, 2005

IF THE NOOSE FITS:

Khaddam’s Bombshell Tightens Noose Around Syria: Experts (Ahmed Fathy, December 31, 2005, IslamOnline.net)

The bombshell dropped by former Syrian vice-president Abdel Halim Khaddam on a possible Syrian role in the assassination of Lebanese ex-premier Rafiq Hariri has sent seismic waves in Damascus and would tighten the noose around the Arab country, experts agreed on Saturday, December 31.

“Khaddam’s testimony at this critical juncture in Syrian history has, in effect, sent shock waves across the country’s political landscape and ushered in grave consequences,” Syrian opposition writer Akram Al-Beni told IslamOnline.net.


I've still got a couple hours to be right about the regime falling in '05....

Posted by Orrin Judd at December 31, 2005 5:31 PM
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Sorry - it's 2006 in Damascus already.

Posted by: obc at December 31, 2005 6:12 PM
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