Vietnam John Kerry vs Syria John Kerry "Criminal Hypocrisy"


42 years after Vietnam testimony, Kerry returns to Congress with Syria plea. In 1971, a young Naval lieutenant named John Kerry pleaded with the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to stop a war. Four decades later, Kerry will return to that same committee table, this time as Secretary of State, to advocate for U.S. military action in Syria.

Top Officials Argued for Use of Force Against Syria. Sec. of Defense Hagel, Sec. of State Kerry and Joint Chiefs Chair Dempsey make the administration's case for the use of force against Syria at a hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.