Obama Talks Human Rights, Syria, Israel

I'm not sure I'm reading this right, but it looks like Obama plans to continue the American policy of diplomatically supporting the Syria opposition (as opposed to military aid).

The shout-out to Israel comes in advance of his trip there next month, which I wrote about earlier.

Edited to add: The Council on Foreign Relations also heard the Syria line as continuing a primarily diplomatic, non-confrontational policy:


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Lindsay Funk

Lindsay hails from the great state of Washington, where she developed a fondness for vegan food and coffee shops. She is a Religious Studies major at Stanford and is also interested in international affairs, counterterrorism policy and celebrity gossip. Articles reflect solely personal views and not those of any affiliated organizations or employers.

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