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WAR: U.S. To Provide Military Support To Syrian Rebels - VIDEO

WAR: U.S. To Provide Military Support To Syrian Rebels - VIDEO

By Steve Chaggaris, Stephanie Condon /
CBS News/ June 13, 2013, 5:15 PM
Updated at 6:38 p.m. ET

The Obama administration has concluded that Syrian President Bashar Assad's government used chemical weapons against the rebels seeking to overthrow him and, in a major policy shift, President Obama has decided to supply military support to the rebels, the White House announced Thursday.

"The president has made a decision about providing more support to the opposition that will involve providing direct support to the [Supreme Military Council]. That includes military support," Deputy National Security Adviser for Strategic Communication Ben Rhodes told reporters.

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Overheard through the door of the bathroom just off the oval office,

"Quick fellas let's fire up that war! It's getting a little too hot in the kitchen here. How about that Africa trip? Can we bump that up the calendar to tomorrow?"

Anyone that believes our government anymore is a blatant fool.

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