Comments for: Obama says US should strike Syria, will seek congressional vote

Posted Aug. 31, 2013, at 2:16 p.m.
Last modified Aug. 31, 2013, at 10:07 p.m.

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Saturday backed away from an imminent military strike against Syria to seek the approval of the U.S. Congress, in a decision that likely delays U.S. action for at least 10 days. Obama, in a statement from the White House Rose Garden, said he had …

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