This blog post was published on February 9 2012. §
Remember the fake “dying babies” story in Iraq? Now they are in Syria
Read this Wikileaks cable from US Embassy in Damascus back in 2006 and compare it with the recent events in Syria:
PLAY ON SUNNI FEARS OF IRANIAN INFLUENCE: There are fears
in Syria that the Iranians are active in both Shia
proselytizing and conversion of, mostly poor, Sunnis. Though
often exaggerated, such fears reflect an element of the Sunni
community in Syria that is increasingly upset by and focused
on the spread of Iranian influence in their country through
activities ranging from mosque construction to business.
Fake “cork-made” coffins that fly in the air, three Libyans killed in Homs — Syria as reported and named by the Libyan Islamists websites, Qatari and British special troops are already in Syria, and Americans who want their share from the pie.
A Syrian General who speaks (in Arabic) to the Israeli TV asks for Israel support to remove Assad, repeats the Wikilinks cable advice:
Shiite victory on the Sunnis in Syria, will be a critical factor in the success of the plan (the Iranian supreme leader Ali Khamenei to the elimination of the State of Israel.