Russian President Vladimir Putin • Defending his opposition to supplying the Syrian opposition with weapons, even as Russia honors contracts with the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, during a two-day G8 meeting at a resort in Northern Ireland this week. Putin described Russia’s transactions as “legal contracts” with the “legal government” of Syria, and the Russian President remains the Syrian government’s most prominent/powerful ally. source (via shortformblog)
Can the world, as a whole, just agree to stop funneling weapons, period, to either side of this civil war?
Cant say I disagree with the sentiment, but Hezbollah surely would have a bit of trouble cooperating with that request.