May 7, 2014
Why Syria Is America's Concern
David Miliband, NY Daily News
The Associated Press
The fighting in Syria is plumbing new depths of brutality. There are well-sourced reports of the use of chlorine gas — with grisly echoes of its use 100 years ago in World War I. My organization is treating the civilian victims of barrel bombs dropped by the Assad government on its own people. Meanwhile, there are a million refugees in Lebanon alone — the equivalent of the whole population of Germany landing in the U.S.
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