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Sun September 1, 2013
Assad Supporters Cheer Obama's Decision To Wait For Syria Strike
Originally published on Sun September 1, 2013 11:23 am
The Syrian president's supporters celebrated when President Obama announced he would seek Congress's approval for a military strike. But rebel forces fighting for President Bashar Assad's ouster were dismayed.