September 13, 2013
The Fruits of Epic Incompetence
Charles Krauthammer, Washington Post
So much for Obama’s repeated insistence that Assad must go. Indeed, Putin has openly demandedthat any negotiation be conditioned on a U.S. commitment to forswear the use of force against Assad. On Thursday, Assad repeated that demand, warning that without an American pledge not to attack and not to arm the rebels, his government would agree to nothing.
TAGGED: Vladimir Putin, Russia, Syria, Barack Obama