22 Jul '13, 10pm

The 5 US #military options in Syria, according to Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Dempsey: By @Chris…

The 5 US #military options in Syria, according to Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Dempsey: By @Chris…

Related Coverage of turmoil in the Middle East WASHINGTON – Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey has laid out in a letter to Congress the range of options he said the U.S. military is prepared to carry out in Syria if given the go-ahead by civilian leaders. In his confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services committee last Thursday, Dempsey, who was nominated to his second term as the nation’s top military leader, declined to testify on the options and advice he had given to President Barack Obama on Syria. That led a frustrated Sen. John McCain, ranking Republican member on the committee and an advocate of greater U.S. support of the Syrian opposition, to threaten a hold on Dempsey’s nomination. McCain and committee chairman Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., last week sent Dempsey a letter again asking for his views on Syria, as well as a range of ot...

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