'We will look before we leap' says Obama on Syria

President Barack Obama has vowed that the US will not "leap before we look" at the allegations of the use of chemical weapons in Syria. Credit: ITV News

President Barack Obama has vowed that the US will not "leap before we look" in response to Syria's alleged use of chemical weapons.

At a press conference, as part of a visit to Costa Rica, Obama said he does not foresee a scenario in which he would dispatch US troops to Syria.

Read: Obama exploring Syria 'options'.

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