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If it's naive to think remote assistance witll work for Obama's administration...

Reader comment on item: Support Assad

Submitted by Abu Nudnik (Canada), Apr 12, 2013 at 13:14

...what about your idea that you can prop up the losing side (not a bad idea in itself) while getting both sides to obey the rules of war and protect the civilian population. That is equally naive.


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Daniel Pipes replies:

I am not trying to differentiate friend from foe but treat everyone as foe. That's not naive.

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