The violence continues to escalate in Syria tonight as a lobbying effort conducted by the White House is underway.
President Obama is hoping to convince members of Congress to approve a military strike against Syria for an alleged chemical weapons attack.
For more on this we are joined by Jason Wuliger who has studied the Middle East and has traveled extensively in the region.
We asked him why did the President seek congressional authorization? What are some of the potential impacts that could be faced if there is an intervention in Syria?
Enemies and allies are looking to see what the United States is going to do. What are some of the things that countries are looking at?