25 Aug '13, 6am

#Hagel says US still weighing response to #Syria:

#Hagel says US still weighing response to #Syria:

Related US moves forces toward Syria, inquiry continues Eyes on Syria, US troops stand ready to defend Turkey's skies KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel offered no hints Sunday about likely U.S. response to Syria's purported use of chemical weapons, telling reporters traveling with him in Malaysia that the Obama administration is still assessing intelligence information about the deadly attack. "When we have more information, that answer will become clear," he said when a reporter asked whether it was a matter of when, not if, the U.S. will take military action against Syria. Hagel spoke at a news conference after meeting with his Malaysian counterpart, Hishamuddin bin Tun Hussein, on the first leg of a week-long trip to Southeast Asia. Hagel was to give a policy speech on U.S. efforts to increase its focus and presence in the Asia-Pacific regi...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/news/middle-east/hagel-says-us-sti...

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