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megimoo
01-31-2011, 06:24 PM
Syria Protests Set for Feb. 5: Will the The wave continues to break.

With Facebook and Twitter providing the organizational fuel, anti-government demonstrations are sweeping across much of the Arab world. The next big test comes Saturday, when protests are planned to take place in Syria.

In anticipation of what might be a repeat of the unrest seen in Egypt and Tunisia, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad signaled that he understood the need for change.

"If you didn't see the need of reform before what happened in Egypt and Tunisia, it's too late to do any reform," Assad told the Wall Street Journal.

But whether most Syrian citizens believe Assad's assurances that the government will bring democratic reform this year remains to be seen Mirror Egypt and Tunisia?

The wave continues to break.

With Facebook and Twitter providing the organizational fuel, anti-government demonstrations are sweeping across much of the Arab world. The next big test comes Saturday, when protests are planned to take place in Syria.

In anticipation of what might be a repeat of the unrest seen in Egypt and Tunisia, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad signaled that he understood the need for change.

"If you didn't see the need of reform before what happened in Egypt and Tunisia, it's too late to do any reform," Assad told the Wall Street Journal.

But whether most Syrian citizens believe Assad's assurances that the government will bring democratic reform this year remains to be seen



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fettpett
01-31-2011, 06:37 PM
first Iran, then Tunisia, Egypt, Jordan and now Syria.

whats the over under on Saudi Arabia being next on the list?

megimoo
01-31-2011, 07:11 PM
first Iran, then Tunisia, Egypt, Jordan and now Syria.

whats the over under on Saudi Arabia being next on the list?Right about now the Navy had better 'work up' a few more Carrier battle groups for the Gulf !They"re not doing much good in NS Norfolk!

Kay
01-31-2011, 10:09 PM
Right about now the Navy had better 'work up' a few more Carrier battle groups for the Gulf !They"re not doing much good in NS Norfolk!

They are all in port undergoing gay sensitivity training.

Wei Wu Wei
01-31-2011, 10:13 PM
lets get this party started!! bring the great wave across the ocean Inshallah!


i went out and got a prayer mat and threw away my razor

i for one welcome our new moslem overlords