Showdown in Syria

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Author(s) The Washington Times editorial board
Source The Washington Times
Date August 28, 2013
Quotes-start.png Going to war against Mr. Assad cannot be justified merely as revenge, as sweet as that might be, but only as an object lesson to other brutes with access to hideous weapons. President Obama’s reluctance to act earlier, when missiles might not have been the language of negotiations, leads to the harder decision he faces now. Quotes-end.png

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This item takes a mixed stance on the position United States should intervene on the topic Syrian civil war.