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Washington Plans War on Syria

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Washington Plans War on Syria


Washington wants war. Expect it.

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by Stephen Lendman

On March 11, Assad repeated what he's said numerous times. He's "ready to support any honest effort to solve the situation."

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He told former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan (Ban Ki-moon's envoy appointed with Washington's approval) that doing so depends on accurately assessing conditions on the ground. It also requires admitting Syria's dealing with Western-backed insurgents.

As a result, he's obligated to protect Syrians from heavily armed gangs. Violence won't stop until chaos, instability, and terrorism they cause ends.

Annan came to Syria on a mission. A reliable imperial tool, his one-way settlement terms involved Assad accepting Western demands. 

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Assad said "no political dialogue or political activity can succeed while there are armed terrorist groups operating and spreading chaos and instability."

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