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Syria: Graveyard of the Barack Obama presidency

For the President of the United States, aloofness isn't a luxury.

Boy allegedly affected by chemical weapons in Syria, August 21
Photo by: REUTERS
Rarely has an administration looked as inconsequential as that of US President Barack Obama's did this week.

A year after Obama warned the Syrian regime that using chemical weapons would cross a "red line", rebel forces said Wednesday that the army of President Bashar Assad had used poison gas to attack civilians near Damascus, killing hundreds.



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