Obama: no decision yet on Syria strike
- Published: 29 Aug 2013 at 05.49
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President Barack Obama said Wednesday he had not yet decided whether to attack Syria, but that any US action would be a warning that "it better not" use chemical arms again.
US President Barack Obama walks back to the West Wing of the White House August 28, 2013 in Washington, DC. Obama said in an interview Wednesday that he had not yet made a decision on how to respond to a chemical weapons attack in Syria.
Obama said that his government had concluded that President Bashar al-Assad's regime was behind the horrific attack on civilians in a Damascus suburb last week that killed hundreds of people.
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