Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Inspectors In Syria Forbidden From Finding Out WHO Used Chemical Weapons, Only IF They Were Used | Washington's Blog

Inspectors In Syria Forbidden From Finding Out WHO Used Chemical Weapons, Only IF They Were Used | Washington's Blog:
The Fix Is In

The Wall Street Journal reports:

“The [weapons inspection] team must be able to conduct a full, thorough and unimpeded investigation,” said U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday night. However, the team is only mandated to determine if chemical weapons were used, not who used them, Mr. Ban’s spokesman said.

In other words, even if it was the rebels who carried out the attack, it will still be used as an excuse to attack the government...