Posts Tagged: Syria
Like the Pakistan military and ISI, Syrian President Assad may be aiding jihadists who operate on his own soil.
Once again, R2P — responsibility to protect — is being used as a pretext for attacking Syria.
The neoconservatives and liberal interventionists were discredited long ago, but the United States still has an obligation to help solve the Syrian crisis.
What’s needed in Syria is not military intervention, but a global peace offensive.
Former law professor Barack Obama went into surprising depth on issues of war and peace during his fifth State of the Union address. Here's how he should grade himself.
Syria is Iran’s Vietnam; Burma’s former head still pulls strings.
Syrian President Assad can’t be happy about the images and documents of systematic torture and killing smuggled out on the eve of peace talks.
2013 had its fair share of bad news, but it was also a year of extraordinary activism.
Did Syria President Bashar al-Assad really anticipate that atrocities would prevent rather than prompt intervention by the West?
Mother Agnes-Mariam’s analysis of conditions on the ground in Syria is far more nuanced than those of the mainstream media in the United States.