Tension ratcheted up in the region Friday as it became
clearer that U.S. President Barack Obama might be prepared to strike Syria
unilaterally, in the face of objections from allies and many in Congress. http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/08/30/20264423-un-weapons-inspectors-pull-out-of-syria-ahead-of-schedule?lite
Obama said that the Cambridge police (at Harvard) were stupid. Now…who is stupid?
UK Parliament does not want to be involved in Syria. Many (including democrats) in the US do not
want to be involved in Syria.
A poll in France revealed that most French people do not want their country to take part in military action on Syria, and most do not trust the president, François Hollande to do so. http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/31/syria-un-weapons-inspectors-leave
The potential unintended consequences of an ill considered Obama idea...are enormous.