Professor Joel Ostrow on U.S., Syria and Russia: The exploitation of our lack of foreign policy

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Demonstrators chant slogans during a rally in opposition to the U.S. airstrikes in Syria, in front of the U.S. Embassy in La Paz, Bolivia, Friday, April 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)

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Benedictine University Professor of Political Science Joel Ostrow explains the mentality behind Trump’s missile strike on Syria as a response to photos of victims in the gas explosion last week. He also gives us Russia’s take on the airstrikes, and explains the role the U.S. could have on other countries’ national problems.

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