U.S. military officers have deep doubts about impact, wisdom of a U.S. strike on Syria
Ernesto LondoñoThe Obama administration’s plan to launch a military strike against Syria is being received with serious reservations by many in the U.S. military, which is coping with the scars of two lengthy wars and a rapidly contracting budget, according to current and former officers.
Having assumed for months that the United States was unlikely to intervene militarily in Syria, the Defense Department has been thrust onto a war footing that has made many in the armed services uneasy, according to interviews with more than a dozen military officers ranging from captains to a four-star general.
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" U.S. military officers have deep doubts about impact, wisdom of a U.S. strike on Syria", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), août 2013. Consulté le 09/12/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/u-s-military-officers-have-deep-doubts-about-impact-wisdom-of-a-u-s-strike-on-syria