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White House Defends Timing Of Decision To Help Syrian Rebels

Jun 14, 2013
Originally published on June 14, 2013 4:12 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.