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Possible Deal Between Turkey and Qatar on Military Operation Against Syria

I hope Erdogan doesn't mind going down in history as the idiot that got Russia to kick Turkey's @$$! A Turkish lawmaker has raised questions about a possible deal between the Turkish and Qatari governments on a military operation against Syria, Press TV reports. The remarks came days after Erdogan said he was to ask NATO for a military operation in Syria. Erdogan believes that the prolonged unrest in Syria has to be brought to an end with the intervention of international powers.

French Bishop: Syrian Soldiers Face Foreign Fighters, Mercenaries, and Militants

The US, NATO, Israeli, and Gulf State-backed "heroic" Free Syrian Army has been accused by Syria's Christian community and its foreign affiliates of waging a sectarian, not "pro-democratic" war on the Syrian people. French Bishop Philip Tournyol Clos stated, "the picture for us is utter desolation: the church of Mar Elian is half destroyed and that of Our Lady of Peace is still occupied by the rebels.