Obama’s Congress request marks U.S. ‘retreat’: Syrian media

BEIRUT (Reuters) – President Barack Obama’s decision to seek congressional approval before going ahead with a military strike on Syria is the start of a U.S. “retreat”, Syrian state media said on Sunday. “Obama announced yesterday, directly or through implication, the beginning of the historic American retreat,” said the comments, which were carried in a front-page editorial in Syria’s official al-Thawra newspaper. The U.S. …

 

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