"It's time to admit that no amount of American lives can resolve the political disagreement that lies at the heart of someone else's civil war."
With regards to his stance on Syria, he's obviously not paying any attention to his own advice.
"Letting the Iraqis know that we will not be there forever is our last best hope. To pressure the Sunni and Shia to come to the table and find peace."And that never happened. They're still slaughtering each other.