Originally Posted by SoCalBronco
I like McCain and voted for him but I disagree with him on this. Stability comes first, not "people's rebellions" or stupidity like that. Islamist rebels cannot be allowed to take control. I dont care if Assad is a tyrant or a murderer. Until you can find a secular and moderate group that is well positioned to control the country, then don't get involved right now, offshoots of Al Qaeda and the brotherhood appear best positioned to fill a potential vacuum. Thats not acceptable.
Stability is what's important. Keep Assad in control for now.
That's precisely why so many Arabs and Muslims hate us.
"Stability" over freedom, liberty, and all the principles of our nation.
"I dont care if Assad is a tyrant or a murderer." - 'nuff said.