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Thousands of US troops arrive near Syrian shore on USS Eisenhower

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The USS Eisenhower, an American aircraft carrier that holds eight fighter bomber squadrons and 8,000 men, arrived at the Syrian coast yesterday in the midst of a heavy storm, indicating US preparation for a potential ground intervention.
While the Obama administration has not announced any sort of American-led military intervention in the war-torn country, the US is now ready to launch such action "within days" if Syrian President Bashar al-Assad decides to use chemical weapons against the opposition, the Times reports.

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intimidation, provocation, militarism writ large! ... by Archie on Friday, Dec 7, 2012 at 2:47:40 PM
That hasn't been tried is PEACE.  But there's... by Sister Begonia on Saturday, Dec 8, 2012 at 11:18:35 AM
That's probably what they mean by "no boots on the... by Sister Begonia on Saturday, Dec 8, 2012 at 11:17:27 AM