Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says the U.S. should arm the Rebels in Syria. In today’s speech at the Virginia Military Institute, Romney said Iran is arming President Bashar al-Assad’s regime and the U.S. should be supporting the Syrians who are fighting the regime. This comes as tensions between Syria and neighboring Turkey simmer after five days of artillery exchanges between the two countries.
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