the situation in syria is truly horrific and assad is truly evil. however, the war in lybia has shown that replacing one bloody dictator with a bunch of murderous islamists is not such a good idea. the us should concentrate on the main national security threats facing it. russia and china will reap what they sowed, namely the hostility of the entire sunni world.
U.S. confirms ISIS computer expert killed in air strike (Reuters)
from the article: Report: Assad's army kills 60 in intense shelling of Syria's Homs