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Obama tries persuading the skeptical on Syria

September 3, 2013
By JIM KUHNHENN , The Associated Press

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama worked on Monday to persuade skeptical lawmakers to endorse a U.S. military intervention in civil war-wracked Syria, winning conditional support from two leading Senate foreign policy hawks even as he encountered resistance from members of his own party after two days of a determined push to sell the plan.

 
 
 

 

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