Posts Tagged: syrian civil war
The unusual triple alliance coming out of Syria could change the regional balance of power and unhinge NATO — if it holds together at all.
We fired 105 missiles on April 14. That’s 10 times the number of Syrian refugees we’ve taken all year.
Conflicts don't have to include "genocide" to demand intervention. And "intervention" doesn't have to mean military action.
Trump is no churchgoer. But for evangelicals, his hard right line on Israel and machinations against Iran make him an instrument of the endtimes.
U.S. Special Forces now blanket most of the world, yet terrorist groups continue to proliferate. Maybe militarism isn't the solution.
Trump's racist remarks are offensive. The brutal excesses of U.S. foreign policy are worse.
Saudi Arabia's puzzling effort to blacklist its tiny neighbor Qatar begs the question of who's really isolated in the Gulf.
From North Korea to Russia to the Middle East, there's no shortage of deal-making needed. But beware the fine print of anything with Trump's insignia.
The possibilities for catastrophic miscalculation are skyrocketing in the Middle East, and this administration is proving singularly prone to miscalculation.
Behind all of Trump's boneheaded policies in the Middle East is an unmistakable urge for confrontation with Iran.