Chemical weapons disposal will cost $1 billion, take a year: Assad

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Cat74

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Kerry said the Arabs were going to pay for the war. Let them pay for the chemical weapons disposal. Kerry wouldn't lie right?
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Kerry began perfecting the art of lying when he started wearing a wig.
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Cat74 wrote:
Kerry said the Arabs were going to pay for the war. Let them pay for the chemical weapons disposal. Kerry wouldn't lie right?
Guaranteed that US taxpayers will be footing most of the bill!
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Syrian wrote:
<quoted text> Guaranteed that US taxpayers will be footing most of the bill!
Or ALL the bill. The taxpayers even pay for Kerry's wig. It's ridiculous.

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<quoted text> Or ALL the bill. The taxpayers even pay for Kerry's wig. It's ridiculous.
He probably bought it from Moochelle.

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shhhh... STFU, you lost...

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After single-handedly finding and killing Osama bin Laden… and then taking out Kaddafi; all President Obama has to do is threaten the use of force, buy some time by using Putin and the tea-baggers in congress to vote on the use of force and we get Assad to cower and turn over his chemical weapons… and all without a single missile strike.

BRILLIANT!

Thank God ‘We the People’ won in 2008 and 2012…

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I wonder who will get stuck with the never ending disposal bill.
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I say, ship them all to the nexus of terrorist funding worldwide - Saudi Arabia and then detonate them. Two birds with one stone.

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Syrian wrote:
<quoted text> Guaranteed that US taxpayers will be footing most of the bill!
That is a gimmie no matter what we do...
Paying the tab for the destruction of weapons is far more digestible than paying the tab for the destruction of people

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Putin sure made Obama look like the jack--- that he is.
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Marine Corp Pat wrote:
After single-handedly finding and killing Osama bin Laden&#8230; and then taking out Kaddafi; all President Obama has to do is threaten the use of force, buy some time by using Putin and the tea-baggers in congress to vote on the use of force and we get Assad to cower and turn over his chemical weapons&#8230; and all without a single missile strike.
BRILLIANT!
Thank God &#8216;We the People&#8217; won in 2008 and 2012&#8230;
Silly girl, Putin took oboingo to the wood shed.
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Is Russia going to pay for that?
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looking at the rates of the US's other wars, id say they are finally getting something for all that $$ they dish out. No war plus getting rid of chemical weapons. Far cheaper than if we had our military do some bombing then going in to get them.
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Eighthman wrote:
Putin sure made Obama look like the jack--- that he is.
As Putin accepted Obama's demand?

Only in a teabagger bizzaro parallel universe in which you live.

Teabaggers: Too dumb to live.

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Wall Street Government wrote:
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As Putin accepted Obama's demand?.........
Was that the fuzzy pink line demand or the one where the US will pay for cleanup?
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One billion? No problem. America spends that much to fix flat tires on Afghan humvees every week. Tires are milspec, very expensive, like toilet seats.
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Syrian wrote:
<quoted text> Guaranteed that US taxpayers will be footing most of the bill!
Saudi Arabia and Qatar literally wipe their butts in $$$ right now, so they should foot the bill !
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Marine Corp Pat wrote:
After single-handedly finding and killing Osama bin Laden
LMMFAO ! Obummer was deep in a nuclear-proof bunker when that happened...if it even happened btw ! Why dispose of the body at sea on the same day without even letting the press see it or allowing an independent organization to take DNA samples ? I mean, We The People paid literally $ TRILLIONS for that corpse... can we at the very least pee on it, please ?
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yep wrote:
Is Russia going to pay for that?
They have the port and the ships, so maybe they should be the ones to take the chemical weapons, Germany said they will put money and manpower in to destroy the chemical, so would be a good fit.

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yep wrote:
Is Russia going to pay for that?
Nope, the US will pick up the tab, maybe even give Russia a small brokers fee.

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