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#1 hauling tanker loads of gasoline, water or even chocolate.
Posted by Shipman 2013-01-07 16:04||
#2 "Most people think I'm Chinese, and they greet me in Chinese,"
An interesting little tidbit. I would expect Russian to be more common as a 2nd language in Syria. But then we're talking the Free Syrian Army here. Maybe they have a different set of patrons.
Posted by SteveS 2013-01-07 16:05||
#3 He won't last long.(Bugle plays Taps)
Posted by Redneck Jim 2013-01-07 17:13||
#4 Darwin in action.
Posted by Barbara 2013-01-07 18:51||
#5 I suspect Assad has given orders to not shoot at any Chinese-looking individuals, given the aid he's presumably getting from China, and the rebels won't do anything against someone Chinese-looking because they'd prefer to avoid having the Chinese government increase aid to Assad. I just had a peek at the Chinese GDP. It is now larger than all of the Muslim countries put together. ($7.2b vs $6.1b).
Posted by Zhang Fei 2013-01-07 18:53||
#6 The fact that this guy is running around without getting shot tells me that a lot of the civilian casualties are collateral damage from being used as human shields by the rebels. And if this guy consents to being used as a human shield, he will end up a statistic.
Posted by Zhang Fei 2013-01-07 18:56||
#7 He doesn't sound like a happy guy. Look's like an extreme version of "suicide by cop".
Posted by tu3031 2013-01-07 19:15||
#8 May he find what he is looking for.
Posted by Secret Asian Man 2013-01-07 19:39||
#9 Mr. "Half-Samurai, Half-Kamikaze" may have to return home soon iff Nippon finds itself involved in major shooting war agz China come April-June 2013 over the disputed Senkakus. IFF HE WANTS TO BE, STAY A HAPPY "WAR TOURIST" IN SYRIA + LATER IN AFGHANISTAN, HE SHOULD KEEP HIS HIS FINGERS CROSSED THAT SOME KIND OF PEACEFUL COMPROMISE CAN BE REACHED SOON.
Latest on China-vs-Japan [USA?] vee Net ...
* TOPIX > [Daily Star.LB] TOKYO CANNOT YIELD TO THE CONFLUENCE OF BEIJING IN THE SOUTH CHINA SEA.
Or in the East China Sea either.
* WAFF > JAPAN SENDS FIGHTER JETS AFTER SECOND EVER CHINESE INVASION OF ITS AIRSPACE.
* DEFENCE.PK/FORUMS > JAPAN PM SHINZO ABE SINGS [WW2 = Imperialist/Militarist] NATIONAL ANTHEM AS STEP TO "TAKE BACK JAPAN".
* SAME > MYANMAR'S TIES TO INDIA, JAPAN, + WESTERN NATIONS CONCERN CHINA.
"Mahanist" Rising China + competition for East Indian Ocean warm-water ports.
Taiwan, Hainan, + Myanmar = China + PLAN's rough mil equivalent of Pearl Harbor, Bremerton/
Bangor, + [future] Norfolk???
* SAME > NEW US LAW [Obama-signed NDAA 2013] SEEKS ANSWERS TO [secretive]CHINESE NUKE TUNNELS, i.e. the so-called "Underground Great Wall" of far, deep Tunnels + Complexes where China + PLA allegedly stores much of the country's nuclear LRBMS + Warheads.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2013-01-07 23:37||