Obama team thought Iran would not tolerate Bashar Assad’s use of WMDs

Joel Gehrke The Washington Examiner 9/6/2013

Iran is enduring economic sanctions designed to slow the country’s nuclear weapons program, but President Obama’s team thought the regime might abandon dictator Bashar Assad over his use of chemical weapons in Syria’s civil war.

Samantha Power, the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, hoped that a team of […]