The Islamic State Of Iraq And Syria Essay

1045 Words Apr 15th, 2016 5 Pages
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has attacked American embassies is Iraq, Egypt, Jordan, and Libya. As a result, killing hundreds of United States civilians, soldiers and personnel of the State Department. The President has issued an executive order to deploy 100,000 troops into Iraq and Syria; with the objective of putting and end to ISIS power. President Assad 's supported ISIS through instilling jihadist extremism within his citizens of his country. He as exacerbated instability in the region. This indubitably makes him a war criminal and thus a clear and present danger. The attacks upon these U.S. embassies are clear acts of war and thus, just cause for immediate military response. Without the eradication of ISIS, we are prone to guaranteed further terrorist attacks, continued instability, and increased loss in civilian life. As well as lack of sovereignty for Iraqi citizens. The Commander in Chiefs plan is morally justified due to utilitarianism provided that fairness, the common good, and virtue remain of utmost importance throughout his course of action. The unwarranted attacks committed against the Unites States embassies constitute a blatant act of war. Diplomacy will not succeed; the U.S. government will not negotiate with terrorists. The United States military intervention on foreign soil for moral and ethical purposes is not a new concept. I bring to light the Monroe Doctrine of 1823, "It is only when our rights are invaded that or seriously menaced that we…

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