30 Aug '13, 6pm

White House makes case for imminent Syria strike: A military strike on Syria appeared imminent Frida... #airforce

A military strike on Syria appeared imminent Friday as the Obama administration publicly rolled out its case that the regime of Bashar al-Assad should be punished for using chemical weapons against Syrian civilians last week. As the White House released an unclassified intelligence report on the Syrian military’s Aug. 21 use of chemical weapons, Secretary of State John Kerry spoke publicly and called the the incident a “crime against conscience, a crime against humanity, a crime against the most fundamental principles of the international community.” The well-orchestrated release of an unusually detailed intelligence report signals that the White House may initiate missile strikes soon — potentially today or this weekend — rather than waiting for the United Nations to complete its assessment, which is not likely to come until next week. The strikes are likely to involve To...

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