DAMASCUS, Syria—The Assad regime prepared for a U.S. attack on the capital despite a likely delay in any military action, urging civilian evacuations, moving soldiers into vacant apartments and issuing new threats of retaliation.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142 ... =yahoo_itp
August 27, 2012
I read the article in question earlier today, while taking a break from my assignments. I also read reports of China moving warships into the area as well. Of course Russia are rotating their standing fleet, and adding other ships to the composition. This may or may not be posturing, but I'm not a gambling man and I've had enough of war.
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