“I want to make clear that the options that we are considering are not about regime change…They are about responding to clear violation of an international standard that prohibits the use of chemical weapons.”
Later, Jay Carney went on to say,
It is our firm belief that Bashar al-Assad has long since forsaken any legitimacy that he might have to lead and that Syria’s future must be one that is without Assad in power…”
How could this possibly end badly?
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