Tri States Public Radio Staff
Fri June 14, 2013
White House Defends Timing Of Decision To Help Syrian Rebels
Originally published on Fri June 14, 2013 5:12 pm
The White House will begin sending direct military aid to the Syrian opposition after concluding that the Syrian government has been using chemical weapons against rebel forces. For the past two years, President Obama has taken a cautious approach to the conflict and has been reluctant to intervene.