Saudi Supported Salafist Seems to be Taking Over Syrian Revolt
The best hope for foiling his plan for turning Israel's northern neighbor into an Al Qaeda/Salafist stronghold could be a breakup of the Arab country along ethnic and religious lines.
Endnote: The intrigue is overwhelming, even by Middle Eastern standards. According to the above-referenced article, Belhaj is a Salafist who claims to be ex-Al Qaeda, and the Saudis support him as a counter to Hezbollah. There's a military term for this: FUBAR--fouled up beyond all recognition.