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US servicemen take to social media
to voice opposition to Syria strikes

News Corp [Australia], by Anthony Sharwood

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 9/4/2013 3:24:48 AM

With up to 50 per cent of ordinary Americans still opposed to possible American strikes on Syria, US servicemen have turned to social media to voice their objection. As Congress debates the pros and cons of an attack - with a resolution expected perhaps as early as tomorrow - US service personnel have posted images of themselves holding signs which speak of their opposition to intervention. The reason for their opposition goes back to the 10 point Syria explainer we ran last week. In that background summary of the civil war, we explained this isn´t a case of the brave,

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Symbolic, but dangerous move by our military. Can´t these smartphones today be tracked back by their "video?" No doubt that 0bama would spend the time & our tax money to punish our military. Meanwhile, in GITMO, jihadist now get Al Jazeera TV.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: daddy, 9/4/2013 3:36:04 AM     (No. 9504733)

If I understand John Kerry correctly, then if at this exact moment Assad was to launch an Air Strike or missile strike against America, it would not actually be an act of war.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: Rinktum, 9/4/2013 3:55:31 AM     (No. 9504737)

I have never seen anything like this and it tells me that our military has no faith in this president or in our government. Desperate measures for desperate times. Syria is a trap but Obama is ignoring that possibility. His petulant outrage is laughable. Early on in his presidency when he could have made a real difference in helping the Iranians who wanted an end to the theocratic rule of the mullahs, he was no where to be found. Obama is playing a dangerous game that could ignite a world war and our military knows it.

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