Syria: The Only Red Line Should Be To Stay Out

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Author(s) Doug Bandow
Source Forbes
Date April 29, 2013
Quotes-start.png Whatever America’s interest in the stability of Syria—which certainly is less than America’s interest in peace—there no longer is any stability to keep. Intervention today would mean joining a fratricidal conflict in which neither side is pure and future rounds of killing are likely. Americans would die for no good purpose—and probably keep on dying as part of an interminable occupation force. Quotes-end.png

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This item argues against the position United States should intervene on the topic Syrian civil war.

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