Posts Tagged: Raqqa
With mass-casualty events from Raqqa to Mosul, some think the U.S. military is scrapping rules designed to protect innocents.
City by city, state by state, the Middle East is being laid to waste — and then we’re bombing the rubble.
Islamic State leaders evade airstrikes through mingling with citizens and never letting the grass grow under them.
The Islamic State has two advantages over the chaotic violence of Iraq and the murderous Assad regime in Syria: services and justice.
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.
President Obama’s decision to bomb Syria stands in stark violation of international law, the UN Charter, and the requirements of the U.S. Constitution.
IS, formerly ISIS, elicits cult-like behavior in its followers and those it conquers.
The U.S. and its allies have funded a host of Syrian opposition councils that are more interested in seeking Western aid than serving the Syrian people.