Sarah Palin on Syria: Let Allah sort it out

Jun 17, 2013, 00:49 IST | Agencies

The former US vice-presidential candidate made the suggestion at a meeting of the conservative Faith and Free Coalition.

Palin told the crowd at the Washington event the United States should not intervene while President Barack Obama is inoffice.

The former governor of Alaska said both sides were slaughtering each other and shouting ‘Allah akbar’.

She continued: ‘Until we have a commander in chief who knows what he is doing… let Allah sort it out!’

Bloodshed: At least 93,000 people, including over 6,500 children, have been killed in Syria’s civil war. Pic/AFP

Earlier this week, the White House announced it’s confirmed that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s regime used chemical weapons in the fight against its own people. The White House added that they will provide direct support to the Syrian opposition since Assad’s red line has been crossed.

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