Obama’s brinkmanship comes back to haunt him

What is the logic of punishing Assad for allegedly killing innocent Syrians, by killing more innocent Syrians?

US State Department Photo
United States Secretary of State John Kerry gives a speech on Syria at the US State Department on Aug. 30.
Scott Taylor
Published: Wednesday, 09/04/2013 12:00 am EDT

 

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