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Alex Witt

Would Syria strike be face-saving measure for Obama admin?

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Fmr. Rep. Joe Sestak, D-Pennsylvania, explains that a strike in Syria will have no effect on President Assad himself, but more of a face-saving measure for the Obama Administration to show the international community that America stands by its word.Aug.31.2013

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  • Barrel bombs, rockets kill hundreds in rebel-held eastern Ghouta

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  • Kids rescued as shelling, airstrikes in Syria kill at least 98 in one day

    01:07
  • Israel tests weapon that can shoot down ballistic missiles

    00:29
  • Netanyahu reacts to police allegations of bribery

    01:21
  • Saudi Arabia allows women to watch soccer inside stadium for first time

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