Closed captioning of: Syrian regime ‘wobbling’
now, overseas tonight to the crisis in syria. more silence, morehan 100 dead, more reports of a new massacre in what is really devolving into an all-out
is with us tonight from the region in cairo with news of what could be a change in assad's grip on power there. richard, good evening.
good evening, brian. a western diplomatic source told me the syrian regime is "wobbling." there are now according to this source, regular gun battles, very close to the
. in downtown damascus. and that the syrian regime is having
command and control
problems over its own
. now, does wobbling, brian, mean that assad is about to get on a plane and leave the country? probably not. but it means that he has less s control over what is going on on the ground, cause a
is breaking out between u.s. nis and shiites. i was told this is not shaping up to look like libya where there was unifoid opposition fighting an unpopular dictator, but more like baghdad with
and appalling violence every day.
from cairo. thanks as always.