Middle East

Lawmakers Urge Obama to Enhance Strategy to Degrade Assad, Aid Rebelsi
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September 03, 2013
President Obama met Monday with two key Republican senators, seeking their support for a resolution authorizing use of military force in Syria that will be the focus of hearings this week on Capitol Hill. The White House accelerated efforts to overcome skepticism about a potential military strike to respond to the August 21 chemical weapons attack. VOA senior White House correspondent Dan Robinson reports

Lawmakers Urge Obama to Enhance Strategy to Degrade Assad, Aid Rebels

Published September 02, 2013

President Obama met Monday with two key Republican senators, seeking their support for a resolution authorizing use of military force in Syria that will be the focus of hearings this week on Capitol Hill. The White House accelerated efforts to overcome skepticism about a potential military strike to respond to the August 21 chemical weapons attack. VOA senior White House correspondent Dan Robinson reports


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