Posts Tagged: Syria
Russian success in Syria may have a trickle-down effect on its other ventures such as Ukraine.
Washington has been focused on deposing Syrian President Assad to secure oil fields and pipeline corridors for Western oil companies.
The administration needs to face its inability to achieve regime change in Syria and the destruction of the Islamic State.
The United States should rethink its ties to a country that engages in mass executions and disastrous military campaigns.
According to Amnesty International, bombing by Russia results in killing 16 civilians for every one Islamic State fighter.
There's a bipartisan effort to justify the killing of civilians in the "war on terrorism."
Is the Islamic State fast-forwarding from its caliphate to a final battle with the West?
Immigrants have built the United States -- and that includes Syrians.
The Islamic State’s atrocities provide cover for the almost equally brutal Jabhat al-Nusra to operate.
Meanwhile, the Islamic State poked big bear Russia with predictable results.