President Barack Obama said in a nationally televised address Tuesday night that recent diplomatic steps offer “the potential to remove the threat of chemical weapons” inside Syria without the use of force, but he also insisted the U.S. military will keep the pressure on President Bashar Assad “and be ready to respond” if other measures fail.
“Sure, he could turn over every single bit of his chemical weapons to the international community in the next week,” said Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday.
Syrian American author Daleo Khalil joined KDKA’s Chris Moore to discuss why America should not go to war with Syria.
With President Barack Obama announcing Saturday that he will seek congressional approval to use force in Syria, many are asking: What will happen next in the Middle East?
Local leaders are weighing in following strong words from President Obama Saturday afternoon as the situation in Syria intensifies.
Obama will seek authorization for the use of force in Syria from Congress.
While President Barack Obama debates the timing of his reaction to the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria, local members of Congress weighed in here in Pittsburgh.
Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.
What was most clear tonight, though, is that Mitt Romney has no idea how the world works and the Office of the President is no place for on the job training.