What Syria did to America can never be forgiven...what was that again? Ah! not allowing its however imperfect democracy not to be toppled by the US in favour of a puppet regime with accompanying head choppers.
Becoming a "foe" of the US is so simple. As Nancy Regan used to say: "Just say No..." to anything at all. It's that easy.
Anyone got their finger on the pulse of an article which discusses at what point Bashar Assad mutated from honoured guest in Buckingham palace to chief demon of the middle east?
Iranian fuel tanker heading for Syria poses test for US sanctions
Contents will be trucked to Lebanon to ease energy crisis, a plan that could challenge US resolve towards two foes
An Iranian tanker carrying fuel bound for Lebanon was at anchor in the Red Sea on Friday ahead of the final leg of a voyage to Syria, which is set to pose the biggest test yet to US sanctions imposed on two arch regional foes.
The tanker is expected in the Syrian port of Baniyas early next week, in defiance of US sanctions that prevent oil exports from Iran and imports to Syria, which have both been subject to stringent US-imposed restrictions on trade. The imminent arrival is being hailed by the Lebanese militant group turned political bloc, Hezbollah, as a sanctions-busting solution for an energy crisis that has brought Lebanon to a standstill and led to widespread blackouts...
-maybe wait for offguardian tomorrow for the whole article.