Regions / Syria
Russia’s attempts to keep Islamist extremism at bay will only backfire.
The longer the Islamic State remains a viable force, the more likely it is to get its hands on nuclear materials.
What’s the point of the UN Security Council if its members can’t even sign resolutions holding the Syrian government accountable for its crimes?
A little-known reason why Muslims attack Muslims.
With each UN Security Council veto, Syrian President Assad increased the intensity of his attacks on his own people.
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.