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  •  Why is it up to the US? (4+ / 0-)

    Why does the US have 4 warships there? Does every other country have warships there also, or is it just us?

    Why is it up to the US?

    Why are we not standing down and waiting for the UN?

    Why is it always the US?

    We have to start an anti-war campaign

    "Who are these men who really run this land? And why do they run it with such a thoughtless hand?" David Crosby

    by allenjo on Sun Aug 25, 2013 at 10:08:31 AM PDT

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    •  Last time the UN really intervened successfully (0+ / 0-)

      was Korea. And that was led entirely by the US.

      There are lots of good reasons to avoid intervening in Syria, but don't pretend that UN intervention is a realistic option.

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