To those who choose the path of peace, I promise you, the United States of America will support you every step of the way. We will always be a wind at your back.
Sending arms to the Syrian opposition won’t create a level playing field. Instead, it risks further fuelling an arms free-for-all where the victims are the civilians of Syria. Our experience from other conflict zones tells us that this crisis will only drag on for far longer if more and more arms are poured into the country.