Levin: Pursue diplomatic path with Syria, keep threat of force on table


On Thursday, Syria formally applied to join the United Nations Chemical Weapons Convention, which bans the use, possession and manufacture of such weapons.

U.S. Sen. Carl Levin said the Obama Administration is right to pursue a political solution to the crisis in Syria, but at the same time, he said the use of military force should not be ruled out.

CMU Public Radio’s Mike Horace spoke with Sen. Levin Thursday morning. Hear the full interview below: