Originally Posted by cutthemdown
No way in hell you want the precedent going forward to anytime civilians get killed by their govt in huge number we step in. What about the millions of prisoners worked to death in N Korea. Do they not deserve a rescue attempt for humanitarian purposes?
They do and the US should be attempting to destabilize that regime. And "stepping in" doesn't always means of putting boots on the ground. That is just one option, in Africa the US has provide military advisers, humanitarian aid, and intelligence to help.
Watching evil go unchecked is not acceptable.