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Originally posted by redneck13
We had a civil war to stop slavery but these people want to fight about who has the right to kill another person. The should have a civil war to end slavery and make every person free and equal under the law.
I disagree with the suggestion civilian casualties are the sole result of rebel activity.
Originally posted by ArMaP
Originally posted by Xcathdra
That requirement was added at the last minute, and by last minute I mean the moment the plan was to go into effect, the Syrian government then stated they wanted a written guarantee from the rebels.
I think that was asked two days before the date marked for the ceasefire, at least I saw that on the news on the 8th of April, while the ceasefire should start on the 10th, if I'm not mistaken.
Hilal Khashan, an analyst at the American University of Beirut, said he believes the regime will try to sabotage the larger mission because it could pose a threat.