Originally Posted by cutthemdown
It was never Assad that used them. It was the rebels hoping to draw the USA in. Assad didn't need chemical weapons to take them out because they are poorly armed. Shoulder fired missiles help but in the end helicopters and tanks win out over troops with mortars and shoulder fired weapons.
So it was rebels hoping to draw the US in, the US didn't get involved, and now you're berating them for it.
Good to know cut is still cut.