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If -- thank you let's bring in Robert Young Pelton now.
He's -- terrorism expert ABC news send him over to Iraq to look for weapons of mass destruction.
Back in 2003 spent a lot of time -- -- along the border.
And is the author of the book the world's most dangerous places so Robert -- assertion is chemical weapons somewhere somehow someone.
Yeah that the part of their missing is that if you're talking about Sarah and I think this is specifically what the reports are about.
Sarin is a very very different called.
Weaponized product you have to handle it very carefully at distort very carefully it's odorless colorless.
As essentially a pesticide developed by the Germans just people -- too.
-- there seems to be.
An effort to try to get to Syria -- -- to stop which hasn't worked at all and not to get involved.
Yeah we are on the horns of a dilemma to use a cliche we have -- You know strongman -- is considered to be a modern but he's killing his own people and then you have but 22 to forty rebel groups running around all sort of shading to the -- that Islamic fundamentalism.
So if we stop aside from winning season essentially support.
A new -- -- to relax for lack of better word.
Made out of Islamic rebels right on the border of Israel and Iraq and very close to Saudi Arabia and Turkey.
John McCain is one who has called for the army.
Of the rebels we trust.
-- good luck -- we we have a good relationship with the titular FSA.
But the FSA is made out pretty similar groups there's no us there's no formal structured military fighting against the Syrian government.
And as you know from Libya and Iraq and every other country we've gone into this and as you create some type of structure it quickly falls apart -- -- -- so.
It's a hornet's nest and if we can't get the -- are gonna start flying around that much might a no fly zone can be effective -- anyway.
Yes the right now the Syrian government has a lot more weapons in the area of tanks entries in the spot they have helicopter gunships transport.
They're dropping barrel bombs out of the back of some of the gun ships so yes that would immediately reduce the number of civilian casualties so I think that's a very good idea.
Secondly if if we're going to provide some kind of support.
We need to get in on the ground not with troops but with advisors who could at least tell us exactly the level of the bloodshed in the killing and then -- some of these no fly attacks on what on to what degree.
Do you think somebody in this collective -- is already in there.
-- about 200.
Advisors and troops inside Jordan right now.
And they are also involved in -- a fairly serious training effort with the rebels so we were already involved so when President Obama says we don't want to get involved it just means.
Physically putting Americans but you can actually see tapes on YouTube where.
Mentors are involved in shoot downs of Syrian government helicopter so we're we're there.
Robert Young -- from San Diego this afternoon Robert thanks.
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