24 Aug '13, 2pm

Obama calls alleged Syria attack 'grave concern': Syria was coming under intense pressure Friday to ... #airforce

Syria was coming under intense pressure Friday to allow United Nations weapons inspectors access to the site of an alleged chemical attack as President Obama referred to the claims in Syria as a “big event of grave concern.” The president made the comments in a taped interview with CNN. The conflict in Syria “is something that is going to require America’s attention and hopefully the entire international community’s attention,” Obama said. He also warned against “jumping into stuff, that does not turn out well.” Obama said the United States needs to “think through” its response. Despite seemingly overwhelming evidence, the Syrian government continues to deny that it used chemical weapons. Three dozen countries, including the U.S., have now called for a U.N. investigation. The British government appeared to indicate Friday that it believed the attack was of a chemical natur...

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