Blocking action on Syria makes an attack on Iran more likely

Now that Obama seems he may give Syria a chance to avoid military action, the neo-cons are using the threat of an Israeli attack against Iran. Shouldn’t the US, as the arbiter and police of international affairs perhaps warn Israel against such aggression? Isn’t that exactly what the US did to Sadam in 1990-91 when Kuwait was threatened by Sadam?

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About angelajoya

Assistant Professor, Middle East Political Economy, at the University of Oregon. Currently writing on the Egyptian revolution and the Syrian crisis.
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