There is no question that President Barack Obama is thinking about what his legacy will be when he leaves the Oval Office at the end of his second term.
However, is he doing so by playing games and making threats against Syria and jeopardizing U.S. foreign policy?
Is President Obama thinking about his legacy at the cost of alienating America’s biggest ally in the region – Israel – and our biggest ally in the world – Britain?
President Obama has already said that if Syrian President Bashar-al-Assad used poison gas on the rebels, America would act. After all, there was a “red line in the sand,” which Obama had drawn.