Greg Thielmann

Arms Control Association

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Senior fellow at the Arms Control Association; former Director of the Office of Strategic Proliferation and Military Affairs in the State Department

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President Obama has  postponed his "decision"  for taking limited military action to punish Syria's alleged use of chemical weapons.

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President Obama has postponed his "decision" for taking limited military action to punish Syria's alleged use of chemical weapons.

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