Pres. Obama invokes US President he’s vowed to resist

Pres. Obama invokes US President he’s vowed to resist
In this photo taken Aug. 30, 2013, President Barack Obama pauses after answering questions about Syria from members of the media during his meeting with Baltic leaders in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

To add another layer of irony to the Syrian/Russian crisis, Pres. Obama awkwardly invokes a well-known concept of Pres. Ronald Reagan: trust but verify. John Carlson points out the irony of Pres. Obama relying on the message of a former US president that Obama himself has publicly rebuked. In another twist to the crisis, Carlson covers the 180-degree turn Hillary Clinton and Pres. Obama have pulled on their previous comments about Syria.