Assad and Putin take by take by force what they cannot secure by negotiation.
Russian-Assad policy of “migratory genocide” continues apace.
With no good end to the Syrian Civil War in sight, refugees may be putting down roots—which means Turkey faces a daunting task.
Ten thousand Palestinians trapped without food or water by fighting in Syria.
Widely reported assault would signal end of truce.
Russia in favor, Turkey opposed, U.S. in the middle.
Terrorists seize advanced weaponry as U.S., other rebels left FSA hanging.
If this is how they see it in Jerusalem, imagine Riyadh’s view.
Tangled web of alliances around Syrian Civil War gets another thread.
Repercussions of Syria are reaching Europe—and Putin knows it.
Déjà vu all over again.
A new Gallup poll registers big increases in respect for police, including among Democrats and nonwhites.
Both Washington and Manila are doing damage control in the wake of Duterte’s latest comments, but the real test is yet to come.
Even the New York Times is beginning to acknowledge Obama’s sorry legacy in the Middle East.
Financial literacy has to become a basic element of the U.S. educational system.
The inability to pass the easiest of trade deals with Canada speaks to a deeper structural crisis at the heart of the continent.