Asking if Syria is on the brink of civil war and concluding that no, it's not. The insurgents are too fragmented to pose a credible challenge. The West can only stand by and watch.
Kofi has perambulated around Syria for quite a while and has achieved absolutely nothing. He talks to President Bashar al Assad politely and, in response, the Syrian strongman replies in kind. It is like a dialogue of the deaf. Samuel Marshall reports over on Stirring Trouble Internationally.
MASSACRE, PRESIDENT BASHAR AL ASSAD, SHABIBA, SYRIA