posted on Aug, 17 2012 @ 09:50 AM
reply to post by beezzer
My friend, there is no 'good guys' in this proxy war. Just a lesser evil.
Iran and Russia are at fault for supporting Assad's power grip on Syria but they are also doing what they need feel they need to in order to protect
themselves. By keeping Syria under 'Eastern' (as opposed to Western) influence they keep Israel and the US on the back foot.
NATO and the UN are at fault for backing some terrorist organization and giving them weapons and warriors (from Libya) to topple Assad and bring it
under Western influence so that Israel and the US can destroy Iran with little worry about being counter attacked.
It's a disgrace that the world has come to this (choosing the lesser of two evils) but the military-industrial complex needs wars to keep raking in
those triple digit profits. But that's how it is and I would much rather the Devil you know than the devil you don't.
Look at Egypt and the Muslim Brotherhood. They have taken power and are already making threatening moves towards Israel (militarizing the Sinai), now
what do you think would happen if they seized power in Syria, and if it spreads to Lebannon, as well? It makes for unknown waters and some very