Fast-moving announcements coming from several capitals today. Now Syria has officially accepted the Russian proposal, Reuters reports, citing Russia's Interfax news agency.
"We held a very fruitful round of talks with Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov yesterday, and he proposed an initiative relating to chemical weapons. And in the evening we agreed to he Russian initiative," Interfax quoted (foreign) minister, Walid al-Moualem, as telling the speaker of Russia's lower house parliament house in Moscow.
He said Syria had agreed because this would "remove the grounds for American aggression," the report said.
Why Russian initiative? 1) it must be U.S's terms and 2) No Russian's veto re: this matter unsc 3) it must be immediately, today 4) U.S Congress approval the military strike! 5) Do Not trust Russia and criminal Assad! They are bidding time again!