Hagel, Hague and Haggling over Syria: The 5 Minute Debrief
While the civil war in Syria has been raging for 29 months, president Obama always maintained that it is not …unless chemical weapons were used. That would be his "red line." Known for his inspiring and grandiose rhetoric – often to a fault since it is rarely backed up by policy and action – this time it has backed the White House into a corner. The US is compelled to act against the Assad regime if it can be confirmed it was responsible for using chemical weapons on i...
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