Regions / Syria
Syrians are paying the price for the regional and global proxy fights taking place alongside the civil war there.
The U.S. deployment of a team of special operations forces to Syria comes after the first U.S. combat casualty in Iraq in four years.
Washington is one of the most active players in Syria's civil war, but it's accepted effectively 0 percent of the conflict's refugees.
Putin’s attempt at "shock and awe" in Syria has all the hallmarks of failed U.S. interventions of the past
The chain of events set into motion by the U.S. invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq is reaching its logical conclusion — the disintegration of multi-ethnic states and a great expulsion of innocents.
This nation of immigrants should shelter more Syrian refugees.
The U.S. has a moral responsibility to address the Syrian refugee crisis after The Guardian reveals Russia offered to help depose Assad three years ago.
Here's how the U.S. can leverage its wealth, safety, and diplomacy to serve the refugees it helped to create.
Winning the fight to protect the deal in Congress was a huge victory for diplomacy over war. But there's still much work to be done.
Phyllis Bennis: "Everyone is safer with this deal — because everyone is safer when we use diplomacy instead of war."