Much of elite opinion about foreign "interventions" seems to be centered on "well just bomb something!!!" as if it's a magic cure for... heck, who knows what. I don't even know how we decide whose side we're on anymore, the assholes we put in power or the assholes that aren't happy with the assholes we put in power.
Strangely, it isn't that simple. Whocouldaknowed!