September 11, 2013
Obama on Syria: Pinpricks and Pinheads
The Economist, The Economist
THERE will be no vote in Congress on air-strikes, for the time being. America will wait and see whether Russia’s proposal that Bashar Assad’s regime put away its chemical weapons and, in exchange, be spared a shower of Tomahawk missiles, is credible. That was the message of a short address given by the president on September 10th.
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