UK not ruling out firmer action against Syria over chemical weapons

WASHINGTON Mon May 13, 2013 10:40am EDT

U.S. President Barack Obama (R) welcomes Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron at the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, May 13, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

U.S. President Barack Obama (R) welcomes Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron at the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, May 13, 2013.

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday he wasn't ruling out taking tougher action against Syria over growing evidence it was using chemical weapons, saying he planned to raise the matter with U.S. President Barack Obama.

"Certainly we haven't ruled out stepping up action in response to what seems to be happening on the ground," Cameron told NPR radio. "The evidence is growing; the lack of room for doubt is shrinking, and I think this is extremely serious."

(Reporting by Andrew Osborn; Editing by Stephen Addison and Guy Faulconbridge)

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Fromkin wrote:
Great Britain is the most warmongering country on the history of the universe. It has a habit of lying to start wars. It needs to stop this BS about the Syria government using chemical weapons.

Here is a report of a leaked email of a British Special Forces firm, Britam, acknowledging huge payment by Qatar to stage chemical weapon attack in Syria and accuse the Syrian government.
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Phil

We’ve got a new offer. It’s about Syria again. Qataris propose an attractive deal and swear that the idea is approved by Washington.

We’ll have to deliver a CW to Homs, a Soviet origin g-shell from Libya similar to those that Assad should have.

They want us to deploy our Ukrainian personnel that should speak Russian and make a video record.

Frankly, I don’t think it’s a good idea but the sums proposed are enormous. Your opinion?

Kind regards David
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Here is a kink to the whole story:

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May 13, 2013 11:02am EDT  --  Report as abuse
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