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Putin Dresses Down The Group of Eight
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Below is a translation from As-Safir, a Lebanese newspaper, July 6, 2013, by Arabic-English translator Eric Mueller. As the translator was not present at the Group of Eight meeting, he cannot vouch for the accuracy of the report, only for the accuracy of the translation. The report by Dawud Rimal does reflect Putin's no-nonsense manner of speaking. The report from As-Safir contrasts with the US coverage.

By Dawud Rimal

Diplomatic sources: Putin tells G8 "You want Assad to resign. Look at the leaders you've made in the Middle East."

Beirut: A diplomatic source has reported that the West has been discussing for some time the issue of the escalating role of Islamists in Lebanon and the Arab countries. The source reports that this discussion might wind up concluding that there is a need to rein in the role of the Islamists. It is along this line of thinking that the West has bee


Added: Jul-12-2013 Occurred On: Jul-1-2013
By: Saladin_II
World News, Syria, Other Middle East
Tags: Syria, G8, Putin, Al Qaeda, terrorists, Syria
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