Monday, February 4, 2013

R.E.S.P.E.C.T for the Syrian 'opposition'

 'Sign here, here & here!'
[NYTimes] "...“The U.S. is empowering the Ahmad Chalabis of Syria,” argued one prominent dissident, referring to the Iraqi expatriate who presented himself, before the 2003 American invasion, as a leader with the political legitimacy to take over from Saddam Hussein. Many of Syria’s opposition leaders are acting like Chalabists: frustrating practical negotiations out of opportunism rather than principle, in the hopes of securing the spoils that will come when the Assad regime falls. ..."

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

ROFL! Awesome caption! How do you always find the right words for the right picture! :)