Bashar al-Assad: 'The West won't come after me'The English-language propaganda television station Russia Today interviews embattled Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. It's clear from this interview that Assad understands the implications of Tuesday's election in the United States. Assad says that the West will not intervene in Syria, and he's right. There is no chance that Hussein Obama will go to war to depose Assad - regardless of how many people he slaughters - and there is no chance that the West will go after Assad without the United States.
Let's go to the videotape.
There's a full transcript here.