Originally Posted by 8PTBUCK
Spark notes on what is going on with this whole Syria thing? I see it on the news, but haven't had time to check it out.
From what I can tell is it's like ever other conflict in the middle east. A worse extremist has risen to power over the other extremists, is doing bad things to his people, and our government feels the need to police them through airstrikes.
That's a pretty simplistic summary, but the nearest I can figure is its a, "Same shit, different country" kinda deal.