24
Feb
thenewrepublic:

Is intervention in Syria a moral and human imperative at this point?
“I don’t really think there is any kind of a reasonable argument against intervention in Syria. Quite the opposite: There is a moral and a human imperative to act that is larger than any nation’s interests and larger than any strategic calculation. That is so obvious it is an embarrassment to have to say it.”
—Kanan Makiya, “Interventionin Syria is a Moral and Human Imperative”
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thenewrepublic:

Is intervention in Syria a moral and human imperative at this point?

“I don’t really think there is any kind of a reasonable argument against intervention in Syria. Quite the opposite: There is a moral and a human imperative to act that is larger than any nation’s interests and larger than any strategic calculation. That is so obvious it is an embarrassment to have to say it.”

—Kanan Makiya, “Interventionin Syria is a Moral and Human Imperative

Photo courtesy of Getty Images.