Posts Tagged: civil War
Obama's decision to arm the Syrian rebels will likely escalate the conflict and torpedo any possibility for a political solution.
Let's resist the temptation to intervene in Syria. This time, let's say 'lesson learned.'
Sierra Leone may be slowly transcending its ethnic-based politics, but poverty remains an omnipresent threat to its development and democracy.
War semantics are not just semantics.
Once loosed, the dogs of war range where they will.
The prospect of a new civil war looms on the Ivoirian horizon.
To insurgents, invasion will always trump ideology as the reason they resist.
Savagery in the American Civil War was an early version of sectarian violence in Iraq.
The Maoists are on strike, the government falls: What's next for Nepal?
While politicians in Washington argue over the future of Iraq, half a world away a bloody battle for the soul of Iraq is being fought by Iraqis who are paying a high price for the U.S. occupation.