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Will Obama Finish What
He Starts in Syria?

Commentary, by Jonathan S. Tobin

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Posted By:pineledger, 8/27/2013 4:43:24 AM

The fact that United Nations weapons inspectors came under fire today in Syria as they attempted to visit the site of last week’s chemical weapons attacks didn’t do much to enhance the credibility of a mission that never had a chance of success. (Snip)Count me among those who believe that the U.S. cannot afford to make threats such as those made by Obama and let them slide. But if the U.S. attacks and Assad survives, America’s credibility—and that of the president—will be hurt, not enhanced. At this stage, mere gestures won’t be enough. To the contrary, once the West enters

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And count me among those who see The Won as a Quitter without a plan.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Spidey, 8/27/2013 7:04:54 AM     (No. 9493148)

Nobody´s asked why Assad would gas non combatant civilians.Bombing buildings in Syria wouldn´t settle or solve anything. By now the weapons caches have been moved probably.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Keekng, 8/27/2013 8:50:30 AM     (No. 9493291)

With obama as POTUS, Hagel as SecDef and Kerry as Sec of State, what could possibly go wrong? S/

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 8/27/2013 11:43:29 AM     (No. 9493566)

President Valarie Jarrett will get us in and get us out then Obama will give a victory speech spiking the ball then election time is upon us. Simple.

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