Senator John McQaeda urges Syria military intervention
McCain need a psychiatric evaluation to determine if he is mentally fit to serve.
Top Daily Story …by Press TV, Tehran
[ Editors Note: You know folks, the more I think of it, maybe McCain was sending us a message with his 'Bomb bomb Iran' quip...as it kind of rhymes with 'Bomb, bomb McCain' if you were working on a poem in that genre. If that guy wanted to qualify for meeting the business end of a drone one day, he sure seems to be making a major effort.
"Dear people of Arizona, please...you really must do something about 'John da Loon'. I mean he has gotten hooked on this 'donate a $1000 to my campaign and I will make a statement to have America attack someone or some place you don't like'.
Is there not anyone in your state more qualified? Even the military and Intel communities consider him a security risk. The hawks want Assad to negotiate by surrendering, or "we will attack"... this after the Syrian Army is retaking territory from McCain's Al Qaeda buds. Maybe that is really what McCain's beef is.
Please, call his office and share your natural thoughts about his unnatural thoughts. And, those of you who live in Arizona, you need to make a list of the Republican party heads and start getting the calls in to them...that enough is enough... Jim W. Dean ]
- First published February 16, 2014 -
Hawkish US Senator John McCain has called on the Obama administration to employ its already-devised plan of military intervention against the Syrian government.
“The only way to achieve success at Geneva is to change the balance of power on the ground,” McCain said in a statement on Saturday, referring to the failure of the so-called Syria peace talks in Geneva.
“There are options far short of an Iraq-style invasion that can, and should, be employed to change the calculation of the Syrian regime, stem the violence, and ultimately achieve a negotiated political solution,” he added.
The second round of negotiations ended on Saturday without any concrete results about the unrest in Syria.
“The second round of Syria peace talks ended today with no progress toward a negotiated political settlement to the conflict and UN Special Envoy Lakhdar Brahimi recognizing that failure is looming,” McCain said. “After three weeks of talks, we are moving further and further away from a peaceful political solution,” he argued.
The Arizona Republican senator also criticized President Barack Obama for allowing Russia to put pressure on him.
“Russia has recently prevented the passage of a much-needed UN resolution on bringing aid to desperate Syrian civilians,” he said. “Such actions indicate that the Russian government is simply not a partner for peace in Syria and cannot be relied on to help secure a successful outcome.”
During a press conference on Friday, White House press secretary Jay Carney said there is no military solution for the crisis in Syria.
“The crisis in Syria is a crisis. The circumstances on the ground are horrific that is why we have to bring the parties together to try to compel them towards a negotiated political settlement because there isn’t a military solution here,” Carney said.
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