The poster child of Obama's foreign policy

Indeed, the babies are dying in Aleppo, as Robin Wright posted today: Last month, four newborns in incubators fought for their lives in a small hospital in Aleppo, the besieged Syrian city.  Then a bomb hit the hospital and cut off power -- and oxygen to the incubators. The babies suffocated.  In a joint letter to President Obama this month, fifteen doctors described the infants’ deaths: “Gasping for air, their lives ended before they had really begun.”  The doctors are among the last few in the eastern part of Aleppo, the historic former commercial center where a hundred thousand children are now trapped. The photo of the bloody five-year-old boy is one of the ugliest ones I've ever seen.  We learned more about him later: More than a third of all casualties in Aleppo are now kids, according to Save the Children.  Among them is Omran Daqneesh, the toddler with the moppish Beatles...(Read Full Post)