Regions / Syria
Tales of ostensibly noble efforts to avert catastrophic human suffering have sanitized the complicity of U.S. policy.
War with Iran could cost you your job.
Were the Syrian rebels to win, how different would their rule be from Assad's?
Why start another body count in a Middle East conflict with no direct relationship to U.S. security?
What can we do in Syria? Unfortunately, not much.
Too many states, large and small, see themselves as having a vested interest in Syria's outcome.
Syria has become the weak leg of its tripod with Iran and Hezbollah.
The United States is in no position to take leadership in response to any use of such weaponry by Syria
President Obama called their use a "game changer."
Establishing a pro-Western government in Damascus and inflicting damage on Iran is an illusion.