October 25, 2013
Everyone Winning on Syria Except Syrians
Gwynne Dyer, Winnipeg Free Press
The Associated Press
So everybody wins. Obama escapes from the new Middle Eastern war that he dreaded. Moscow gets huge diplomatic credit for coming up with the formula that averted that war, and saves its Syrian client as well. Assad regains a measure of respectability by nobly relinquishing his useless chemical weapons. And the OPCW gets the Nobel Peace Prize.
TAGGED: Middle East, Bashar Al-Assad, Syria