Posts Tagged: assad
The Obama administration's strategy includes arming the opposition forces just enough to keep them fighting Assad, but not enough for them to overthrow the government.
As with other totalitarian regimes, obsessive record-keeping may come back to haunt the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad.
The Russian military moves to shore up the Syrian Regime in its fight against the Islamic State and other rebel forces.
The building destroyed in a 2007 Israeli raid most likely wasn’t a nascent nuclear weapons program begun by Syrian President Assad.
The head of a Syrian exile group called Assad’s warplanes “an air force for ISIS.”
Except that in Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s world both sides of the sword are death dealing.
Reese Erlich's new book on Syria combines on-the-ground reporting with an encyclopedic background in the region’s history.
Did Syria President Bashar al-Assad really anticipate that atrocities would prevent rather than prompt intervention by the West?
Looks like the U.S. is once again reverting to its foreign-policy default position: bombing.
From Assad redefining a presidency to death-squads redefining war crimes.