A review of the politics of the debate over a US strike on Syria. Who made political gains and losses and why? One thing that was certainly set back was room in the discussion about doing anything within international diplomacy about a war which has killed 110,000 people and created some 7 million refugees (which amounts to about 1/3 of the population!). Still, how this plays out among important players in the international community and within US foreign policy matters. So, I looked at a few of those key players (by no means an exhaustive list) at Lobelog.
The Syria Strike Debate: A Political Scorecard
September 16, 2013 by Mitchell Plitnick
Posted in Syria | Tagged AIPAC, Barack Obama, Benjamin Netanyahu, chemical weapons use in Syria, Hassan Rouhani, Iran, Israel, John Kerry, red lines, Russia, Syria, Syria intervention, Syria Strike, Syrian civil war, Vladimir Putin | Leave a Comment
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