Posts Tagged: Bashar Al-Assad
The Syrian government and the opposition trade accusations about using chemical weapons and propagandizing the attacks.
Is Syria just another proxy war?
Syrian President Assad has demonstrated no interest in winning over his people.
The Arab Awakening has made short work of Hamas' longstanding alliance with Bashar al-Assad.
Although Hezbollah has been a strong ally of Bashar al-Assad, there are signs the Lebanese group is preparing for a future without him.
Once loosed, the dogs of war range where they will.
The radicalization and internationalization of Syria's armed opposition have exacerbated the fears of Turkey's minority communities.
As the post-9-11 wars finally begin to end, we can shrink the Pentagon budget. Here is a three-part strategy for replacing the jobs currently dependent on military production we don't need.
His image isn't bolstered by the latest rash of defections, but President Assad cares little about Western perceptions.
Like Soviet Russia, Syria also has chemical weapons and suspected biological weapons programs.