Search: Bashar al-Assad,Prince Bandar (2 materials)

Predicting critical events, an institutional challenge.

... “an outreach to other partners who may not have been willing to be partners in the past.” Musical chairs or “maskirova”? Late in April, without much explanation, all clocks stopped. The Saudi Press Agency reported that Prince Bandar was relieved of his post as Chief of General Intelligence and that General Youssef bin Ali Al-Idrisi was assigned to act as his replacement. The other shoe dropped on April 25th when it was made known that Israel’s director of military ...

22.05.2014

Future of Assad and Arab Socialist Ba’ath Party In Limbo As Syria Sitzkrieg Plays Out

... from his “yes we will” commitment to support Syria if the nation is attacked. Meanwhile the two factions, both with a strong complement of cadre from other Islamic nations rumbles toward their third year of civil war. President Putin with prince Bandar Catch 22… Israel and the Chemical Weapons Convention Syria and Egypt have not signed the Chemical Weapons Convention nor have they declared production facilities, basing their reluctance on the possibility that Israel holds an arsenal ...

15.09.2013

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