Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Obama Walks The Line and Delivers a Masterful Speech on Syria

By: Jason Easley/politicususa

The president began by giving background on the civil war in Syria, and what the US government has done. Interestingly, Obama pointed out how he has resisted the calls for military action. Obama talked about Assad’s use of chemical weapons and called the images, “sickening.” The president said that, “The civilized world has spent over a century trying to ban them.” The president laid out the evidence that Assad was behind the chemical weapons attack on August 21.
Video of the entire speech:

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