Posts Tagged: Military Intervention
How far should the state go to improve the world?
Syrians face another threat beyond the massacre of its civilians by the Assad regime.
Still, it remains an extremely destabilizing choice.
Military intervention in Syria is a high-risk enterprise. Here's a set of principles by which the intervening forces must abide.
Is diplomacy dead in Syria, or have we only just begun to negotiate?
With the West rethinking armed intervention and the Syrian crisis continuing, political compromise may be the only way to end the violence.
Although the impulse to try to end the ongoing repression by the Syrian regime against its own people through foreign military intervention is understandable, it would be a very bad idea.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime must step down immediately--without Western military intervention.
Kenya's invasion of Somalia, with U.S. support, is as ill-advised as the last time a U.S. ally tried to remake the fractured country by force.
Coming to terms with NATO's intervention in the Libyan civil war is a little like wresting a grizzly bear: big, hairy, and likely to make one pretty uncomfortable no matter where you grab a hold of it.