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LIGNET Exclusive: Former UK Defense Chief Warned Against Syria Strike

Monday, 09 Sep 2013 12:28 PM

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British Chief of the Defense Staff, General Charles Guthrie, left, at a press conference with British Defense Secretary George Robertson, right, at the Ministry of Defense in London on December 17, 1998. (AFP/Getty Images)
In an exclusive interview with LIGNET, a former head of Britain’s armed forces says a U.S. strike on Syria would be a "mistake" that could make the situation there "much, much worse" and warned that civilian casualties could pose a very serious problem for the United States.

Click here to read the full report at LIGNET.com.





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