31 Aug '13, 7pm

People protest involvement in #Syria at the #WhiteHouse while Obama was speaking: @mjtibbs http…

People protest involvement in #Syria at the #WhiteHouse while Obama was speaking: @mjtibbs http…

Related Lawmakers begin to grapple with Syria question View Photo Gallery » President Barack Obama stands with Vice President Joe Biden as he makes a statement about Syria in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013. Charles Dharapak/AP Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link WASHINGTON -- Short on support at home and allies abroad, President Barack Obama unexpectedly stepped back from a missile attack against Syria on Saturday and instead asked Congress to support a strike punishing Bashar Assad's regime for the alleged use of chemical weapons. With Navy ships on standby in the Mediterranean Sea ready to launch their cruise missiles, Obama said he had decided the United States should take military action and that he believes that as commander in chief, he has "the authority to carry out this military action without specific congressional...

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Obama asks Congress to OK strike on Syria

militarytimes.com 31 Aug '13, 7pm

WASHINGTON – Delaying what had loomed as an imminent strike, President Barack Obama abruptly announced Saturday he will se...

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

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presstv.ir 31 Aug '13, 6pm

US President Barack Obama said Saturday that he has decided the United States should launch military strikes against Syria...

#US #military #strike against #Syria will happe...

news1130.com 31 Aug '13, 7pm

WASHINGTON, DC (NEWS1130) – The US will launch military action against Syria. It’s only a matter of time. President Barack...

Obama asks Congress to OK strike on Syria

airforcetimes.com 31 Aug '13, 7pm

WASHINGTON – Delaying what had loomed as an imminent strike, President Barack Obama abruptly announced Saturday he will se...

Text of Obama's statement on Syria

militarytimes.com 31 Aug '13, 8pm

Good afternoon, everybody. Ten days ago, the world watched in horror as men, women and children were massacred in Syria in...

#Military action in #Syria faces uncertain fate...

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US finds itself with only 1 major partner - Fra...

stripes.com 30 Aug '13, 2pm

PARIS — The United States found itself with only one major partner - France - in its plans to strike Syria over its allege...

Obama proposes 1% pay raise for federal employe...

stripes.com 31 Aug '13, 1pm

President Barack Obama arrives on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., after returning from Camp David o...

Congress tries to slow down Obama's decision on...

stripes.com 29 Aug '13, 5pm

Related Syria shows defiance; UN team tours near Damascus US explores possible legal justifications for strike on Syria So...

Kerry pushes for #military action on #Syria

Kerry pushes for #military action on #Syria

presstv.ir 01 Sep '13, 7pm

US Secretary of State John Kerry claimed on Sunday that tests showed sarin gas was used in a deadly chemical attack near t...

Obama Surprised Staff With Decision On Syria

Obama Surprised Staff With Decision On Syria

defensenews.com 01 Sep '13, 5pm

WASHINGTON — The president’s decision to seek congressional approval for a military strike against Syria came out of the b...

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Possible US-led attack on #Syria sparks rallies (PICS from #NYC, #DC, #Houston, #Boston)

Possible US-led attack on #Syria sparks rallies...

stripes.com 01 Sep '13, 2am

Related Lawmakers begin to grapple with Syria question More stories and information about Syria HOUSTON -- Protesters arou...

米軍の星条旗新聞。 シリア攻撃はかえって状況を悪くする

stripes.com 06 Sep '13, 12am

Syrians are fond of saying that their country is “the beating heart of the Arab world,” having played an outsize role in t...

Obama orders 1 percent military raise for January

marinecorpstimes.com 31 Aug '13, 1am

In the midst of discussion about launching a U.S. military strike on Syria, President Obama moved Friday to reduce the siz...