Posts Tagged: Bashar Al-Assad
After the Paris massacre, European governments should resist narratives of civilizational conflict and push for a ceasefire in the Syrian war.
By attacking rebels less extreme than the Islamic State, the U.S. almost seems to be doing Syria’s bidding.
Obama is more than willing to stand up against the Islamic State. Too bad he wasn't willing to stand up to his hawkish critics.
The Obama administration’s war plans in Iraq and Syria are illegal, ill-conceived, and destined to fail. Here's what the U.S.—and you—can do instead.
Vladimir Putin is not reviving the Cold War. Rather, the U.S. failed to end it when it had the chance.
Meet five women who are bearing the burden of conflict in Syria and persevering in spite of it.
Three ways rebellious young people are still reshaping the Middle East.
Syria's civil war has divided the Palestinian resistance and complicated its patchwork of international alliances.
The neoconservatives and liberal interventionists were discredited long ago, but the United States still has an obligation to help solve the Syrian crisis.
Sunni Hamas and Shiite Hezbollah have apparently agreed to disagree on Syria while maintaining a strategic partnership against Israel.