This is what I have said. It is not easy to go for a war against Syria at present.
It will be the 3rd world war on Israel’s land?
But the sum result of the president’s approach has been to sow confusion on and off the Hill. It appears to many in Congress that Obama has come to them less to receive their blessing than to spread the blame for an intervention he doesn’t feel comfortable being solely responsible for. In this, the act of going to Congress — or at least the way Obama went to Congress — has weakened the case for going to war in Congress’s eyes.
Says the European Annalists.