U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, commenting on chemical weapons attack in Syria 8/26/13. (AP), Victims of attack. (AP)
(AURN) -- The White House is said to be mulling over the idea of military action in Syria. That after high ranking officials confirmed the use of chemical weapons in Syria on civilians there. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry labeled the atrocity, a "moral obsenity."
In reaction to possible military action, Syria's foreign minister says his country has two choices in the event of a U.S. strike -- surrender or fight back. Walid al-Moallem says Syria chooses to fight back and will defend itself using "all means available.''
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