Friday - June 14 --2,013 - 9:35 GMT Damascus
The media quoted U.S. officials, who requested anonymity, as saying that Obama gave permission to send weapons to the Syrian Supreme Military Council.
They pointed out that, for the first time since the start of the crisis in Syria, the Syrian opposition will receive a U.S. small arms and ammunition.
He was deputy national security adviser for strategic affairs, American Ben Rhodes announced that the United States has decided to strengthen its military support for the opposition in Syria.
He said that America aims to respond to the needs of the Syrian opposition, including the Supreme Military Council.
He explained that this decision was made based on the evaluation of the use of chemical weapons, and will be implemented in consultation and cooperation with several countries, including Jordan has and Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, Britain, France and others.
The White House announced his certainty after conducting an in-depth intelligence assessment that the Syrian regime used chemical weapons, caused the deaths of between 100 and 150 so far Syria.