Regions / Syria
Al Qaeda never met a conflict it didn't like.
The Russian and Chinese veto of the moderate and reasonable UN Security Council resolution was unconscionable, but the United States may have its own hypocrisy to thank.
How will the international community react if Syria's opposition movement comes down firmly in favor of foreign intervention?
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.