, Newburyport, MA


September 3, 2013

Syria: The case for staying out


In the meantime our only truly steadfast ally in the world is Israel. They will have the military resources to intervene if directly threatened, which I doubt they are, and we have the military power to contain the civil war combatants if they wanted to export their war.

Last time I checked Syria was embroiled in their own civil war. I wish them God Speed in resolution.

In the meantime without a functional Congress and respected president, the U.S. is well-advised to pass up on this one.


Joe D’Amore lives in Groveland.

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