Planet Gore

Assad, the Environmentalist

Assad says the United States to pay $1 billion to help get rid of Syria’s chemical weapons becasue of the environment:

It’s a very complicated operation technically and it takes a lot of money,” Assad said, later elaborating that the price tag would be about $1 billion because the chemicals would be detrimental to the environment.

I guess the evironmental impact of bombs, bullets, and artillery shells are lower on his green-priority list.

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