It is said that the U.S. is behind a new initiative to form a transitional government for Syria. American officials, we are told, are doing all they can to ensure inclusivity and adequate representation of all major communities and political groups, including an attempt to bring in as many representatives of the internal opposition as possible. But by now, the fragmentation of Syria is a done deal, warlordism is all the rage, and any national government will have to act as a government-in-exile for years to come. The old political class in Syria has become largely irrelevant to the processes unfolding in the country.
The pounding of Damascene suburbs continue: Hamouriyeh MiGs take part in the pounding http://youtu.be/uDaKbRKpMlg , http://youtu.be/LF17tIqp3M8 Treating the wounded http://youtu.be/X8KS1M-5SYU , http://youtu.be/D7fXJRnyfUg Kafar Batna http://youtu.be/GfVA2vdefI0 , http://youtu.be/eKOY3xu-P5Y Ain Terma http://youtu.be/UipesebmnoU Harasta pulling the dead rom under the rubble http://youtu.be/FeCpe8YW3po , http://youtu.be/Ftz1MLQdgMA , http://youtu.be/Tu8AGsc62Jg Buildings catch fire http://youtu.be/sP4B9jwQfOc Rescuing the wounded http://youtu.be/5cFGHtSnHqU Arbeen tanks take part in the pounding http://youtu.be/fXsY1kdG2S0 And MiGs http://youtu.be/_60cDg1l9iI Douma impact of pounding http://youtu.be/mBsYtRCT9i4 MiGs take part in the pounding http://youtu.be/83_00lXCRp8
Maraat Al-Nouman, Idlib Province, is pounded by TNT barrels http://youtu.be/0ZMIoQx0bJA , http://youtu.be/v_NHUYAu8oU
In an attempt to halt rebel advances in northern Lattakia, helicopter gunships are now taking part in the pounding of restive communities, including the town of Salma http://youtu.be/y7ktFpgJF0c , http://youtu.be/CrsbLZTgHYs