Friday, June 01, 2012

Obama Vetoed French-Saudi Plan to Bomb Assad's Palace: Report

DEBKAfile is reporting that U.S. President Barack Obama recently rejected a detailed, French-Saudi plan to end the Syrian regime by launching massive airstrikes against Assad's presidential palace. Read more.

Assuming the article is accurate, Obama should be applauded for his refusal to go along with the scheme. The idea that Russia would simply stand by and allow its Arab ally to be bombarded for 12 hours  is dangerously idiotic.