September 5, 2013
Washington Can't Guarantee 'Limited' Intervention
Greg Scoblete, RealClearWorld
Washington interventionists have a bad habit of blundering blindly into foreign adventures, overly confident in their ability to shape events at the end of a bayonet. Prior to the Iraq war, we were assured the affair would be a "cakewalk" (which it technically was, until the decision to stick around and rebuild the country).
TAGGED: United States, Syria