US Military Intervention

  • US military intervention in Syria can backfire on region

    The US military intervention in Syria could backfire on US interests as well as stability in the region, Chairman of Iran’s parliament Foreign and National Security Committee Alaeddin Boroujerdi said on Monday.    BEIRUT – Sept 2, 2013 – The self-restraint exercised by US President Barack Obama serves the...
  • Pentagon Details Options for U.S. Military Action in Syria

    America’s highest-ranking military officer on Monday provided congress with the first detailed list of options for military intervention in Syria and their associated costs. In a letter to Sen. Carl Levin (D-MI), Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, laid out a range of operations — including training...