U.S. President Donald Trump ordered a military strike on the Syrian government after Salafi-jihadist rebels alleged a chemical attack in Douma, but human rights expert Alfred de Zayas says this is illegal under international law
Further military engagement by the U.S. is not the way to end the horrific carnage in Syria.
Rep. Alan Grayson talks to TRNN about how evidence against Assad is not certain and how American exceptionalism needs to be redefined
Toby Jones: Saudi Arabia is interested in ousting Assad but not a popular government taking his place
Pt 1: Scholar Rania Masri and writer Chris Hedges respond to President Obama’s Major Syria Address
Nafeez Ahmed: US and its regional partners have long term interest in region’s oil and are using gas attacks as pretext for military action