"... It will now be difficult for the Russians to reverse course and find a new approach to Syria before Assad falls. Giving up on a firm friend would arguably do Russia’s diplomatic credibility further damage. And although Syrian opposition leaders have visited Moscow, there is no obvious candidate for the role of “Moscow’s man” in a post-Assad Syria. Any political figure associated with Russia might not last long in Damascus. ..."
Monday, December 17, 2012
Posted by G, M, Z, or B at 6:04 PM