Christopher Dickey, MidEast editor, Newsweek and the Daily Beast, says an all-out air war could bring Syria's Assad to the negotiating table, but could also cost a lot of Syrian lives.
Matthew: Oil....it was the reason for most post modern conflicts and will continue to do so till "Alternative" energy becomes the Norm. What about The families of the Armed Forces who lost their lives in the Selfish and Stingy Corporate venture in the Middle East? They should be compensated as well. Its not like these Oil Tycoons would even miss a couple hundred thousand per family. So the Sheiks son or the Dallas Oil Company CEO/Owner doesn't get the latest Super Car for his birthday.