Syria resurrects 'mother of all' catchphrase

Jul 28, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: WTOP-FM Washington

A Syrian newspaper on Saturday used a banner headline to proclaim a high-stakes fight for the city of Aleppo in the country's 17-month-old uprising "the mother of all battles." Iraqi president Saddam Hussein famously invoked the same phrase at the beginning of the Gulf War: "The battle in which you are locked today is the mother of all battles," he ... (more)

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Mittt Obama

Fishers, IN

#1 Jul 28, 2012
hey, U stil alive...hidden in da blak boox!!;)
oh yeah

Albuquerque, NM

#2 Jul 28, 2012
and the world knows how well that worked for saddam lolol

“Yeah, but...”

Since: Sep 11

MILKY WAY

#3 Jul 28, 2012
oh yeah wrote:
and the world knows how well that worked for saddam lolol
Ummmm....
Who was President then?
Syria4Syrian

Islamabad, Pakistan

#4 Jul 29, 2012
Who will be the next 'Big servant' of West, Qater or Turky or Again Al-Saud...? After Syrian issue awarding ceremony will be held in Free Mason's home; medal is 'leader of the Muslim world'.

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