Brooking Institution’s Michael O’Hanlon and Salon.com’s Joan Walsh debate whether President Obama has made the right decision to arm Syria’s rebels – now that he believes Assad has used chemical weapons – and whether that inevitably means American “boots on the ground”.
The New York Times is reporting that the U.S. will send aid and weapons to Syria. Meet The Press host David Gregory, and The Washington Post’s Eugene Robinson and David Ignatius join to look at different options, including a no-fly zone, aiding rebels, and diplomatic pressure. They examine the influ
NBC’s Ayman Moyheldin, former State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley , former State Department Officer Joel Rubin and Politico’s Anna Palmer weigh in on the U.S.’s intervention in Syria.
According to American officials, the Obama administration has decided to begin supplying Syrian rebels with small arms and ammunition in response to a conclusion that President Bashar al-Assad has used chemical weapons against opposition forces in his country’s civil war. MSNBC's Thomas Roberts repo
Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., joins Chuck Todd to talk about the United States’ handling of Syria, where he stands on immigration reform, and budget negotiations.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Director-General Ahmet Uzumcu speak at a news conference at the OPCW in the Hague April 8, 2013. REUTERS/Michael Kooren
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks at a news conference at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons in the Hague April 8, 2013. Ban said a team to investigate claims of chemical weapons use in Syria was ready to deploy within 24 hours and urged the Syrian government to give t
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon attends a news conference at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons in the Hague April 8, 2013. Ban said a team to investigate claims of chemical weapons use in Syria was ready to deploy within 24 hours and urged the Syrian government to give the