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Mon September 9, 2013
Pentagon Prepares For Strikes On Syria
Originally published on Mon September 9, 2013 6:25 am
President Obama has asked Congress for the authority to attack, citing evidence that Syria's government used chemical weapons against its own people. Planners must tailor strikes that are not too aggressive to satisfy legislators who don't want the Syria crisis to escalate. But they must develop plans that would be robust enough to make a difference in the war to satisfy others.