Syria: More news about how deep Syria is in the know about the Iraqi insurgents.
|"Saturday's Baghdad newspaper Al-Mada reported that Syria provided information that led Iraqi authorities to breaking up 35 insurgent cells in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul and arresting some 750 suspected militants. The Syrians have a record of complying under pressure. "|
and they just happen to "capture" and give up Saddam's half brother along with 29 of his friends. Syria is cashing in it's chips now to ease off the pressure, but it may be too late. Duplicity works when you are dealing with one party, bring in multiple parties(France, Iraq, Lebanon opposition, America) who are mad at you and it falls apart. They are trying to ease the pressure before it goes too far.