March 25, 2005

"Physical Harm"

That 'presumption' thang may be hotting up:

Bashar Assad, the Syrian president, had threatened Rafik Hariri, the assassinated former Lebanese prime minister, “with physical harm” if he opposed the extension of the Lebanese presidency of Emil Lahoud, a UN inquiry said on Thursday.


Posted by Gregory at March 25, 2005 06:31 AM | TrackBack (7)
Comments

"Hotting up"? Greg, you've been in London for too long. :)

Guy

Posted by: Guy at March 26, 2005 02:22 AM | Permalink to this comment Permalink

heh. you're right. nyc beckons!

Posted by: greg at March 26, 2005 07:56 AM | Permalink to this comment Permalink

Josh Landis has a remarkable post on the Syrian situation.

link

Posted by: Les Brunswick at March 27, 2005 12:33 AM | Permalink to this comment Permalink
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