Originally posted by aLLeKs
Is the USA able to fight another war? No, not even with allies.
The economy in the USA does not allow another war. Furthermore this will bring a lot of instability in this region..
Will Obama be dumb enough for another war? Yes he will....
"As we've said, President Obama's decision-making will be guided by what is in the best interests of the United States. He believes that there are core interests at stake for the United States
right now no one there is happy with him, they want to be sold on an unsaleable war. Enough of Bush nuttiness and lies.
Before the call, however, some prominent lawmakers expressed anger that the White House was planning a strike without significant consultations with Congress. “When we take what is a very difficult decision, you have to have buy-in by members and buy-in by the public,” Representative Mike Rogers, the Michigan Republican who is chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, said Thursday on MSNBC. “I think both of those are critically important and, right now, none of that has happened.”
Originally posted by hoochymama23
reply to post by Zona
Theres a pipeline that Russia wants to build through Syria to feed Europe. There is always a reason to bomb someone. You really think the US says "hey, lets go bomb these guys cuz we can".
Originally posted by beezzer
Ignore the fact that Britain and France won't even join him.
Ignore the voices of congress and bypass the procedures laid out in the Constitution.
Ignore the over-whelming voices of the people against actions towards Syria.
Blame Bush, GOP, Limbaugh, Tea Party for his initial decisions on Syria?
Pending. . . .