8 August 2012

Amid the clutter and clatter of analyses and analysts commenting onSyria, this brief excerpt from an 8 August interview withJordan’s King Abdullah offers significantly new, fresh and penetrating insight into the current situation inSyria. 

Most notably, Jordanian King Abdullah is that rare example of a statesman amid strongmen and, despite the inherent deficiencies and even defects in today’s Jordan, he is a unique leader who has, and continues to, ride the wave of revolutionary unrest around him.

This is an excerpt from Charlie Rose show, an always impressive talk show shown in the US on the Public Broadcasting Corporation (PBS)……