An Opening in Syria for Obama

Had Obama not issued a real military threat and stationed forces off the coast of Syria, it’s inconceivable the Syrians would have agreed to give up their doomsday weapons – about 1,000 tons of poison gas.

What does U.S. President Barack Obama really want? For weeks now, statesmen and pundits worldwide have been debating this question, and so, it seems, has Obama himself.