World from Berlin 'Humanitarian Wars Are Also Wars'

The US, the UK and France have laid the rhetorical groundwork for a military strike against Syria. Germany too looks as though it will not remain on the sidelines this time. But will it happen? German commentators warn that escalation may only make things worse.
The UK and the US are preparing for a possible military strike on Syria.

The UK and the US are preparing for a possible military strike on Syria.

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-- Charles Hawley