It’s got to be done quickly. Bang, boom. And then let the chips fall where they may. But no more dead kids breathing poison gas.

Bill O’Reilly

We have two options: either to surrender, or to defend ourselves with the means at our disposal. The second choice is the best: we will defend ourselves

Syrian foreign minister Walid al-Muallem

The West behaves towards the Islamic world like a monkey with a grenade

Russian deputy prime minister Dmitry Rogozin

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