Responding to Syria's Attack
1:01 PM, Jul 11, 2011 • By LEE SMITH
What should the Obama administration do in the wake of the attack on the U.S. embassy in Damascus? Elliott Abrams rightly counsels the White House either to raise the stakes or withdraw Ambassador Robert Ford. We'll see how it plays out in the Syrian and Arab media over the next few days, but right now Ford is making his case using social media. The ambassador just posted a note on Facebook, concerning the attack and also describing some of what he saw in Hama last Friday.
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