This is an excellent, MUST READ article from Ambrose Evans-Pritchard in the Telegraph. Check it out!
Personally, I still struggle to see President Putin sanctioning a UN resolution. Whilst, the Saudi offer is a serious sweetener, I fear that it is too late to avert Western military intervention in Syria. The agenda has moved from Syrian issues per-
se to re-establishing US credibility in a global power struggle, where Russia and China are flexing their muscles.