February 7th, 2012 05:02 pm    Comments Off on LAVROV GIVEN TRIUMPHANT WELCOME IN DAMASCUS, ARRIVES WITH MIKHAIL FRADKOV;

LAVROV GIVEN TRIUMPHANT WELCOME IN DAMASCUS, ARRIVES WITH MIKHAIL FRADKOV;

February 7, 2012 – The news is very optimistic. Russia wants to trumpet her victory on the world stage by sending her stalwart foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, to Damascus for a reception fit for a returning conquering general.  I saw the reception on Syria state t.v. and it was tumultuous with people raising the Russian…