posted on Aug, 29 2013 @ 05:43 PM
reply to post by stumason
I know - I want the madness to stop too. Don't have to live there to have it affect us. I'm super tired so ill try to remember what I can. Maybe
some others can help to fill you in on their justifications.
Big points I remember off top of head:
If hit their chemical weapons will cause further release of those chemicals hurting more people.
If weaken Assad that could put Hezbolah in power and make things even worse.
A simple attack won't help - its too complex. War there forever. How will this help.
Syria is not just syria. Is intertwined with Iran as an example. Iran is doing good. Don't want to wreck that.
They don't appreciate our efforts because they don't think like us. We must try to merge the old west and new east
in order to create peace.
Basically thought it through. What's the objective. What do we hope to gain by doing this. The gain does not make peace without the type of war you
speak of (full out enough is enough). It would only make people mad, make it worse. Is horrendous what we saw on television but this is not the