A former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq is now Dean Of International Studies at the University of Denver, and he says ISIS is mainly interested in conquering territory on the ground in the Middle East.
Members of Congress are split over whether to use military force in Syria, and Rep. Mike Coffman, R-Colorado, says he’s not ready to support a military strike.
President Barack Obama has asked Congress to approve a military strike against Syria, but not everyone believes it’s a good idea. There are some strong opinions in Denver and across the nation.
Syrian Americans protested the violence in their home country at the state Capitol Sunday afternoon.