Peters: ‘Obama Doesn’t Have the Guts’ for Confrontation With Russia
Retired Lt. Col. Ralph Peters told Fox Business Network’s Trish Regan on Tuesday that President Obama “doesn’t have the guts” to enter into a military confrontation with Russia.
While describing the flaws in both of the presidential candidate’s proposed Syria policies, Peters slammed Obama for his inaction in the Syrian civil war during his presidency.
“President Obama has let this go on so long. He’s been so apathetic, so lethargic that it’s gotten to the point where Russia dominates the skies, and [Vladimir] Putin has warned us explicitly that any attempt on our part to ground, to militarily ground Syria’s air force will lead to a military confrontation with Russia,” he said. “And you know President Obama doesn’t have the guts for that.” – READ MORE