"...Amazement among experts who follow the Syrian file: Bourhan Ghalioun, the former academic at the Sorbonne and once a fierce opponent of the militarization of the uprising against the regime of Bashar al-Assad, has finally established his own armed group in its hometown of Homs, while remaining himself back in his base in Turkey.
He was the first president of the Syrian National Council, a leading opposition organizations, has had to face facts: no weapons, no salvation for the rebels.
How ironic when we remember less than a year ago Bourhan Ghalioun, France's 'man' in SNC, demanding that the new Free Syrian Army deserters fold under the orders & policies of the SNC...."
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
'Financing his own militia: Meet Commando 'B'
Posted by G, M, Z, or B at 11:20 AM