Regions / Syria
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Washington has been focused on deposing Syrian President Assad to secure oil fields and pipeline corridors for Western oil companies.
On foreign policy, the Vermont independent's "political revolution" hasn't done much to distinguish itself from Hillary Clinton or Barack Obama.
Clinton’s foreign policy is more polite than the "make the sands glow" atavism of the GOP. But in the end, it’s death and destruction in a different packaging.
City by city, state by state, the Middle East is being laid to waste — and then we’re bombing the rubble.
While ISIS makes war on the world's vast majority of "moderate Muslims," hardliners in the West pretend they don't exist.
Future generations of Islamic extremists may surpass the Islamic State in brutality.
Trump's signature slogan on how to deal with ISIS is delusional.
A region at war, a rash of terrorist attacks, and the worst refugee crisis since World War II: These are the legacies of America’s quarter-century-and-counting war in Iraq.
The administration needs to face its inability to achieve regime change in Syria and the destruction of the Islamic State.