Posts Tagged: chemical weapons
Looks like the U.S. is once again reverting to its foreign-policy default position: bombing.
Let's resist the temptation to intervene in Syria. This time, let's say 'lesson learned.'
Is reflexive resistance to intervention in Syria the right reaction by progressives?
Why start another body count in a Middle East conflict with no direct relationship to U.S. security?
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."
The Syrian government and the opposition trade accusations about using chemical weapons and propagandizing the attacks.
Israel is clearly taking advantage of a severely weakened Syrian regime, correctly predicting that the Syrians are not in a position to retaliate.
Bahrain finds an off-label use for tear gas as chemical warfare.
States acquire WMD both for national security and to ensure that the ruling regime survives.