To see the leader of the Democrat Party be this dismissive of the United Nations in the run up to his rush to war in the Middle East has to be disconcerting to the House Democrats Obama will need to win congressional approval of his Syria strikes.
Putin escalated concerns about the fallout from any strike when he indicated in an interview published Wednesday that his country could send Syria and its neighbors in the region the components of a missile shield if the U.S. attacks.
US IS PLANNING AN AERIAL STRIKE IN ADDITION TO A SALVO OF TOMAHAWK MISSILES FROM NAVY DESTROYERS; NEW YORK TIMES: OBAMA ORDERED EXPANSION OF LIST OF TARGETS FOLLOWING REPORTS ASSAD MOVED TROOPS, EQUIPMENT.
Barack Obama has always portrayed himself as the anti-George Bush, a polar opposite to the hawkish, “cowboy” presidency so despised by Obama and his Liberal minions. But the more that little Baby Barry stamps his feet and throws a hissy fit over being denied the right to launch cruise missiles on Syria, the more he […]
Stopping Obama on Syria is a must If the House voted today on a resolution to attack Syria, President Barack Obama would lose — and lose big. That’s the private assessment of House Republican and Democratic lawmakers and aides who are closely involved in the process. High-level congressional sources believe there is some time — […]
Al-Qaeda-linked rebels launched an assault Wednesday on a regime-held Christian village in the densely populated west of Syria and new clashes erupted near the capital, Damascus
Folks, this is out of control. Did you ever think that you would live to see the day when a Muslim-raised, American president would lead the United States into an attack on Syria to aid and support Islamic cannibals?
We go on to reaffirm that the President has set a clear red line as it relates to the United States that the use of chemical weapons or the transfer of chemical weapons to terrorist groups is a red line that is not acceptable to us, nor should it be to the international community.
The article says that Obama originally embraced the thought of the Brotherhood while living in Indonesia, and further alleges that the son of Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood leader Khairat al-Shater had threatened to expose a document revealing the secret membership.
On Tuesday, Sen. John McCain suggested that Fox News host Brian Kilmeade was Islamaphobic because he said that Syrian opposition groups shouting “Allahu Akhbar! Allahu Akhbar!” as rockets hit government offices demonstrated Islamist influence among the opposition.
Israel and the U.S. carried out a missile test in the Mediterranean sea on Tuesday, Israel’s Defense Ministry said in a statement, amid rising tensions in the region over the crisis in Syria.
Assad suggested that the region will spiral into chaos, saying: “The Middle East is a powder keg, and the fire is approaching today.”
Throughout 2013, the Christian couple and their business have been in the midst of a media firestorm after refusing to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple.
President Barack Obama is inviting former foe Sen. John McCain to the White House, hoping one of Congress’ most intractable foreign policy hawks will help sell the idea of a U.S. military intervention in Syria to a nation deeply scarred by more than a decade of war.
US Secretary of State John Kerry has nothing but threats and ire for Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad. But it wasn’t all that long ago that Kerry, Assad and their wives were huddled together and sharing an intimate dinner for four.
“The most astonishing thing is the lack of any urgency,” Krauthammer said. Obama says, ‘I can strike in a day or a week or a month,’ as if he is a judge handing down a sentence and the execution can be any time in the future.
“And you know,” said Obama, “…it is the right thing to do, to provide age-appropriate sex education, science-based sex education in kindergarten.”
In 2007 Obama said this about Syria “I would meet directly with Syrian leaders. We would engage in a level of aggressive personal diplomacy in which a whole host of issues are on the table…but right now the only incentive that exists is our president suggesting that if you do what we tell you, we may not blow you up.”
A Facebook post said to be written by the 11-year-old son of the Syrian president, Bashar al-Assad may offer a glimpse into the mindset of Syria’s ruling elite as the country braces for a potential Western strike in response to a chemical weapons attack on Aug. 21.
Israel is deploying all of its missile defenses as a precaution against possible Syrian retaliatory attacks should Western powers carry out threatened strikes on Syria, Israeli Army Radio said on Wednesday.
“The direction of events in Egypt, Syria, Iraq and Iran should keep us awake at night. History is taking a dangerous turn,” he writes. “The region certainly cannot sustain two wars — Syria’s bloody insurgency and a near-civil war in Egypt — without wrecking established peace treaties and the normal mechanisms for defusing conflict.”