Regions / Syria
Russia and China enabled Syrian President Assad’s war on his own people.
The U.S. can’t resist jumping into the security vacuum created when Russia and China refuse to help rein in Syrian President Assad.
Is there a way, beyond sanctions, of recouping costs for the refugee crisis from the Assad regime?
It’s tempting to use a harsh epithet like “terrorism” to describe the actions in Orlando. Perhaps “mass hate crime” would be more accurate.
We need an independent investigation of the brutal U.S. attack on a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan, which killed 42 people.
The Islamic State, like 150% proof moonshine, is pure, but deadly.
Inviting blowback and decimating your tax base are not how to build a caliphate.
As with other totalitarian regimes, obsessive record-keeping may come back to haunt the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad.
The violence of the Assad regime in Syria resembles that of another regime which shall remain nameless.
The Islamic State is growing increasingly illiquid — are layoffs imminent?