Past the red line, U.S. considers action in Syria

The Washington Post
August 27, 2013 AT 3:25 PM
An alleged chemical weapon attack in Syria is bringing new attention to a civil war there that has already left tens of thousands dead. But Syria doesn't exist in a vacuum—and the U.S. strategy now could have serious implications for turmoil in Egypt, Iran, and beyond. Former BBC Middle East Bureau Chief Paul Danahar discusses the options with host Nia-Malika Henderson.