January 13th, 2014 10:29 pm    37 comments

RIAD HIJAB: EARTHSHAKING WITHDRAWAL FROM SNC; BEHIND THE SCENES, WHAT SAA AND J.N. ARE THINKING; NEWS AND PROPAGANDA

  (Courtesy: Kerrywaghorn) Hijaab has been described by one member of the Ba’ath Party as a “blind ox”.  His reputation for awkward political maneuvering is best exemplified by his flight to Jordan, after his treasonous defection, when he was met at the border by Jordanian Bedouin troops who thought he was a diesel fuel smuggler. …