Regions / Syria
When we focus our analysis on personalities like Assad in Syria or Kim Jong Un in North Korea, we succumb to our own personality cult.
Iran's support for Syria's President Bashar al-Assad further mocks the Islamic Revolution.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime must step down immediately--without Western military intervention.
The Syrian opposition can't seem to decide whether or not it wants the West to intercede.
Turkey and Syria are no longer BFFs.
The U.S. will likely leave Syria to the Arab League and avoid pressing SCAF over transparency in the upcoming Egyptian elections.
Washington's poor response to the Arab Spring has severely damaged its ability to mediate the situation in Syria.
The assumption of power by Syrian President Assad's father, Hafez, came at ironic cost to his own people, the Alawites.
Sen. Joseph Lieberman has reportedly become the first U.S. senator to call publicly for military intervention in Syria.
If it's information about a nuclear program you want, blowing it to smithereens first is, uh, ill advised.