Syria: A No-Win Situation for Obama

Syria: A No-Win Situation for Obama

There are 4 comments on the News Max story from Jun 19, 2013, titled Syria: A No-Win Situation for Obama. In it, News Max reports that:

President Obama met with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the G8 summit this week to discuss many things, but the biggest topic appeared to be their differences over Syria.

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Waterford, CT

#1 Jun 19, 2013
Good article! Obama gains nothing by getting America involved in this conflict.

“hi ya”

Since: Feb 12


#2 Jun 19, 2013
"...Surely this cannot be because Obama himself declared al-Qaida defeated just this past May. Perhaps, he meant the non-U.S. supported branch of al-Qaida.

But I digress.

Our man in the fight has been our greatest foe since 2001. Their primary purpose is to expel Americans from the Middle East especially Saudi Arabia and take the fight to the American mainland itself. Somehow, al-Qaida is now our beacon of hope for democracy in Syria."...

It is there only hope to stop democracy in secular Syria in 2014
Red East


#3 Jun 19, 2013
"So I say let them fight their own war. We should not waste our blood or treasure being a kingmaker to those who revile us."

Exactly! Why try to destroy Assad and Syria simply because he doesn't like Israel? Importantly, what happens when the those US arms don't do much to change the balance? Are we going to intervene more? Once we intervene with a no-fly zone, or even with just providing arms, there is no way out? So the only way out is to stay out.
mike jacksons stepmom

Jersey City, NJ

#4 Jun 19, 2013
Leave syria the way it is, remember iraq . Not worth it for us. Let the french and brits deal with it if they want.

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