As CINC, Obama has a duty to those actively serving already. The US has fewer than a million in uniform. We have four active wars already and are spending $2 Billion a week. Are you willing to enlist? Are you willing to pay a few thousand more a year in taxes? You have yet to pay a dime for Iraq or Afghanistan or Libya, or Yemen. Nobody has yet paid a dime in taxes for those four. And Congress hasn't declared war on Iran either. Maybe you should ask your Congresscritter to do that first.
Turkish military returns fire into Syria after rockets hit border town again (Reuters)
from the article: Senior Israeli source: Iran actively helping Syria squash demonstrations