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#1 I'm reminded of Monty Python: "Run away, run away!"
Odd, surrendering their diplomatic mission AND running a Naval exercise.
I wonder if in review we'll find that ALQ/IRN has supplanted the original dissenters.
Posted by Skidmark 2013-01-21 17:39||
Posted by Skidmark 2013-01-21 17:40||
#3 Even more interesting than "Why now?" is the question of "Who was still there?"
Posted by SteveS 2013-01-21 18:58||
#4 They heard Bambi got a plan...
Posted by Injun Stalin7884 2013-01-21 19:41||
#5 Russian Chem troops?
Posted by Frank G 2013-01-21 19:42||
#6 Just the high-priority Russians are being taken out by airplane. There are a lot more who are still waiting to be evacuated - and some who plan to stick around during the "armor blitzkrieg" that Assad is about to dump on his kinsmen.
It must be a bit discouraging to be a "low-priority Russian" ... and be living in an unstable third world country :-)
Posted by Raider 2013-01-21 19:51||
#7 A Russian naval rocket barrage might be something to see.
Posted by Besoeker 2013-01-21 19:54||