31 Aug '13, 6pm

#Obama: I have decided #US should launch #military attack on #Syria

#Obama: I have decided #US should launch #military attack on #Syria

US President Barack Obama said Saturday that he has decided the United States should launch military strikes against Syria after the American intelligence community claimed Damascus used chemical weapons against foreign-backed militants. The president, however, said he will seek authorization for an attack from Congress when federal lawmakers return from recess on September 9. "Over the last several days, we have heard from members of Congress who want their voices to be heard," Obama said in a Rose Garden address. He said congressional leaders have agreed to hold a debate on Syria and vote when they return to Capitol Hill. Obama, however, did not say whether he would use his authority as the commander-in-chief to attack Syria if Congress rejects his call for action. "While I believe I have the authority to carry out this military action without specific Congressional auth...

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