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Today Foreign Policy reports that intercepted telephone calls confirm the Syrian military launched the gas attack that killed over 1300 Syrian men, women, and children last week. The Washington Post reports that President Obama has given up surprise in the expected strikes to minimize civilian casualties, upsetting conservatives at the National Review and Wall Street Journal. And 69 House Republicans and 13 House Democrats warned President Obama to get authorization from Congress. Will he call Congress back for a vote before acting in Syria?