Reese Erlich's new book on Syria combines on-the-ground reporting with an encyclopedic background in the region’s history.
Posts Tagged: assad
Did Syria President Bashar al-Assad really anticipate that atrocities would prevent rather than prompt intervention by the West?
Looks like the U.S. is once again reverting to its foreign-policy default position: bombing.
From Assad redefining a presidency to death-squads redefining war crimes.
Some suggest we'd be crazy to negotiate with people like Ahmadinejad and Assad. But with the specter of WWW III on the horizon, we'd be crazy not to.