War Journalism

General Information

US’s View

  • Obama; ”Can’t turn a blind eye.
  • (+) Surgical strikes focusing on key military targets (The Governments side) to damage Assad’s regime.
  • Seeking Congressional approval on strikes.

UK’s View

  • Britain vote against military action (Parliament voted against)
  • British people don’t want war.
  • Cameron/Osborne favoured attacks.

Russian View

  • Against Syria attacks as Syria are allies- believe it would lead to more terrorism.
  • Feels West should focus on Peaceful solution.

Bashar Al Assad Profile

  • Born September 11th 1965 in Damascus.
  • Studied in London.
  • Older brother died before he became the President.
  • Approves torture.
  • Banned Wikipedia, Facebook and YouTube.



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