Why the U. S. Will Intervene Militarily in Syria
Writing in Foreign Policy, Aaron David Miller outlines why the United States will ultimately and despite all of the arguments against it intervene militarily in Syria. His argument, essentially, has three points:
- Time’s starting to run out
- No diplomatic track in sight
- The ascendance of the liberal interventionists in the Obama
Read the whole thing.
For what it’s worth, the Russians have maintained from day one that the humanitarian position with respect to Syria was backing Assad.