US hesitates to arm Syria’s rebels as Assad gains ground
America’s top military brass told Congress Thursday Syria’s President Assad is winning his country’s civil war, but Congress is worried that if the U.S. sends weapons to the rebels they will end up in the wrong hands. During Secretary of State John Kerry’s visit to a refugee camp in Jordan, rebels said they blame America for their setbacks. NBC’s Andrea Mitchell reports.
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