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Please Do Send an Ambassador to Syria, Mr. Obama

10:14 AM, Feb 25, 2010 • By RACHEL ABRAMS
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Please Do Send an Ambassador to Syria, Mr. Obama

Bashar Assad.

Because we need agrément from the man who is Ahmadinejad’s closest ally in the world, who stands by grinning as the Iranian madman threatens the “demise and annihilation” of the “Zionist regime,” and who himself calls America’s position on Iran (such as it is) “a new situation of colonialism in the region.” 

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