Friday, September 13, 2013

the tap: Kerry Slams Syria Deal, Pushes Idea of Attacking

the tap: Kerry Slams Syria Deal, Pushes Idea of Attacking:
 Insists Syria's Pledge to Hand Over Arms Not Good Enough
Syria has ratified the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) and promised to move forward with a plan within 30 days on the destruction of its chemical arsenal, which will be placed under international control for the duration of its (likely long) process of dismantling them.

Instead of treating the deal as a movie-style happy ending, Secretary of State John Kerry is grousing about the war it has apparently foiled, lashing the deal as “not enough” while pushing the idea that the US might still attack Syria unilaterally in spite of the deal, seemingly just for the heck of it...