Obama 'will not tolerate' Assad and use of chemical weapons

March 21, 2013 16:59

US President Barack Obama "will not tolerate [Bashar Assad's] use of chemical weapons against Syrian people or transfer [of weapons] to terrorists," he announced during a speech at the Jerusalem International Convention Center Thursday.

He added that, "Syrian people have a right to be freed from a dictator that would rather kill his own people, than relinquish power. He added that Syria requires a government that is responsible to its people."Assad must go," he said.

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