[JURIST] US President Barack Obama said Saturday he would seek Congressional approval for military action in Syria when Congress reconvenes September 9. Obama said [BBC report] he has not made a final determination on the response but noted that a response could come in the near future. Speculation on the likelihood of military action in Syria following Syria's reported use [White House briefing] of chemical weapons earlier this month. The US claims its intelligence reports support the conclusion the attacks...

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