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.
With the Iraqi government’s move to retake Kirkuk, it’s time for the U.S. to start planning for just how bad things could get.
The EIA projects US energy-related greenhouse gas emissions will continue to fall this year.
In forcing Catalonia to clarify its intentions on independence, Madrid is chipping away at the separatists’ facade of unity.
A new data dive offers mixed evidence, confirming some prevailing narratives and confounding others.
Americans deserve in-depth commentary and analysis about the merits and faults of the Iran nuclear deal. They are not getting it.
Another disturbing chapter in the Obama-era spy wars.