And the UK isn't much better. Obviously we have a bloody imperial past. Then during the Second World War and after we recovered a certain amount of moral authority, only for Blair and Cameron to squander it in Iraq, Afghanistan and Libya. Assad's an evil murderer but he's only killed a fraction of the people the US and UK have. Someone who's not currently already involved in multiple deadly Middle Eastern neo-imperialist wars, needs to take the lead on Syria.
Two mortar shells explode in Golan Heights, no casualties or damage reported (Haaretz)
from the article: Clinton urges world to cut economic ties with Syria