31 Aug '13, 8pm

“WMD lie” re-run: President Barack H. Obama is convinced and very insistent that Syria must be attacked and bo...

“WMD lie” re-run: President Barack H. Obama is convinced and very insistent that Syria must be attacked and bo...

“We cannot and must not turn a blind eye to what happened in Damascus,” Obama said during an address at the Rose Garden . “This has implications beyond chemical warfare.” Congress is in recess until Sept. 9, and it was not immediately clear whether lawmakers would try to convene earlier for an emergency vote. Leading lawmakers who had called on the administration to seek congressional approval were pleased by Obama’s announcement. “At this point in our country’s history, this is absolutely the right decision, and I look forward to seeing what the administration brings forward and to a vigorous debate on this important authorization,” said Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.). With five U.S. Navy destroyers deployed in the eastern Mediterranean, the Pentagon has been ready to strike for days, and appeared likely to remain on a war footing as the debate at home continues to unfold. “We...

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Good afternoon, everybody. Ten days ago, the world watched in horror as men, women and children were massacred in Syria in...

Obama asks Congress to OK strike on Syria

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WASHINGTON – Delaying what had loomed as an imminent strike, President Barack Obama abruptly announced Saturday he will se...

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Obama asks Congress to OK strike on Syria

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WASHINGTON – Delaying what had loomed as an imminent strike, President Barack Obama abruptly announced Saturday he will se...

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BEIRUT – U.N. experts who collected samples from last week's alleged chemical weapons strike outside Damascus left Syria f...

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US President Barack Obama said Saturday that he has decided the United States should launch military strikes against Syria...

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WASHINGTON, DC (NEWS1130) – The US will launch military action against Syria. It’s only a matter of time. President Barack...

Obama asks Congress to approve military strike against Syria

Obama asks Congress to approve military strike ...

channelnewsasia.com 01 Sep '13, 12am

WASHINGTON - The White House formally asked Congress Saturday for authorization to conduct military strikes in Syria in a ...

Obama Surprised Staff With Decision On Syria

Obama Surprised Staff With Decision On Syria

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WASHINGTON — The president’s decision to seek congressional approval for a military strike against Syria came out of the b...

Syrian state-run daily calls Obama move a retre...

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DAMASCUS, SYRIA — A Syrian state-run newspaper on Sunday called President Obama’s decision to seek congressional approval ...