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Jonathan with -- -- the former white house Press Secretary for president George W.
Bush Dana Perino seniors now look co -- five of course.
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Hey you you know it felt like.
There was a time that if you chose to it made sense to go in there and now a lot of observers say we don't even know who we'd be supporting and -- at the ones we do.
No we don't -- think.
One of the questions being is it too late to get involved anyway because a lot of the moderates that might have been.
There as part of the rebel group -- those are targeted and they were killed secular list -- ones that would.
Not want to govern from cereal are any sort of religious stance.
They're going to be hard to find and at the same time you have a refugee problem that is growing.
I would like to hear more from the president on why it is not in our national security interests because he might have some very good points to make but.
Just as a sound bite here and there from the White House briefing now and again on this issue which is not just happening in Syria this is a regional conflict that is going to grow.
The refugee problem is actually something that President Obama might be able to do something more proactive on.
The neighboring states need it and you have some -- women and children that are in desperate need to refugee problem is probably a place that they could be more pro -- But one thing that's been well it felt like a trial balloon really what would -- in the United States except some Syrian refugees.
It -- that would be hard it's going to be hard -- admit you've seen the trial balloon is floating around up there earlier today.
I about the credibility remember.
NSC staff at the white house on background the Washington Post said our philosophy is to lead from behind.
I'm not now some people might agree with that public opinion would say that they agree with President Obama they don't want to get involved in another regional conflict but.
Governing and foreign policy through public opinion isn't necessarily your best bet for even long term security needs this point about.
National security interest in what is in our best interest or in our allies.
-- and that means Israel as well.
I think -- wasn't the president on that I don't I think he's getting he's got a real -- and this point about the Red Line.
They talk themselves into corners all the time what he did that -- the -- that President Obama did that -- -- -- made it a blurry red line and now I think that our allies around the world like -- The UK every week you have on this show you guys report on every day.
That there's another country saying we know that he's using chemical weapons in the United States sits back and I was wonder what the rest of our allies think of.
Our position in the world you I wonder sometimes to.
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