By Karen DeYoung and Anne Gearan, Updated: Thursday, June 13, 4:32 PM
The United States has concluded that Syrian government forces used chemical weapons to kill at least 100 people, crossing a “red line” and prompting President Obama to provide direct military support to the rebels for the first time, the White House said Thursday.
U.S., citing use of chemical weapons by Syria, to provide military support to rebels – The Washington Post
As usual, Obama is lying. They made this decision at least six weeks ago.
Obama moving toward sending lethal arms to Syrian rebels, officials say – Washington Post
In other words, Obama is getting the US into another war to divert attention.
A video which appears to show a Syrian rebel taking a bite from the heart of a dead soldier has been widely condemned.
US-based Human Rights Watch identified the rebel as Abu Sakkar, a well-known insurgent from the city of Homs
“I swear to God we will eat your hearts and your livers, you soldiers of Bashar the dog,” the man says referring to President Bashar al-Assad as he stands over the soldier’s corpse.
BBC News – Outrage at Syrian rebel shown ‘eating soldier’s heart’
What was it we said about state sponsored terrorism? Nevermind.
Seems only fitting that Obama rewards Hillary Cankles with the ‘plum’ US ambassador assignment to Syria after Assad’s overthrow….