Russian President Vladimir Putin and President Obama during the G20 summit. (Guneev Sergey/Getty Images) Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and U.S. President Obama during at the Group of 20 summit. (Guneev Sergey/Getty Images)

Who said it?

1. “A year ago we were talking about removing Assad, now, in a perverse way we’re partnering with Assad.”

2. “[I]t can only get worse if we do not do anything.”

3. “It’s like having a president who’s not a commander-in-chief, but a commander-in-confusion.”

4. “[T]his is a Russian plan for Russian interests.”

5. “There is not a seriousness on the part of the Russians. We’re going to see the Russians facilitating the departure of chemical weapons while plane load after plane load of Russian aircraft [will be] coming into Damascus full of weapons and devices to kill Syrians.”

Answers are: 1. Here, 2. here, 3. here, 4. here and 5. here.