Israeli analysts and their allies in Washington SPECULATE on anything that might happen, or may not. They even penetrate Obama's brain and suggest (to us and him) that . . . "Obama can do himself a political favor and attack a few targets in Syria". . . AND "the pretext and the outcome should be superpower-sized". HAT Zvi Barel GESAGT. While Reuters News Agency simply reports in a brief but concise line: " U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said today: President Obama has asked the Defense Department to prepare options for all contingencies".
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from the article: More questions than answers as attack on Syria looms