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October 10, 2016
Will: Putin is bringing back the 1930s
WASHINGTON—Vladimir Putin's serial humiliations of America's bewildered secretary of state regarding Syria indicate Putin's determination...
October 10, 2016 - 2:59pm
October 6, 2016
Assad offers rebels amnesty if they surrender Aleppo
• • BEIRUT/GENEVA — Rebels holed up in Aleppo can leave with their families if they lay down their arms, President Bashar al-Assad...
October 6, 2016 - 5:54pm
October 4, 2016
Cohen: Obama can still quell the Syrian horror
The New York Times' David Sanger had an interesting observation in a recent article on Vladimir Putin's bizarre foreign policy. Russia, Sanger...
October 4, 2016 - 1:03pm
September 27, 2016
Syrian government launches Aleppo ground attack
• BEIRUT—Syrian government forces and their allies attacked the opposition-held sector of Aleppo on several fronts Tuesday, the biggest...
September 27, 2016 - 4:45pm
September 22, 2016
Schwarz letter: A shameful genocide of Christians
On April 15, 2013, the Christian Patriarch Gregorios warned, "There is no safe place left in Syria." The options were, "Leave or die!" Hundreds of thousands of Christians have since been driven from their homes, murdered or enslaved in Iraq and Syria. On March 7, 2016, the U.S....
September 22, 2016 - 8:25am
October 5, 2015
Cartoon by Steve Benson
October 5, 2015 - 12:00am
September 22, 2014
Video: U.S., and partner nations launch first strikes in Syria
The United States and several Gulf Arab allies have launched air and missile strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria, U.S. officials said,...
September 22, 2014 - 11:44pm
September 10, 2014
Obama orders air strikes against IS
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama told Americans on Wednesday he had authorized U.S. air strikes for the first time in Syria and more attacks...
September 10, 2014 - 11:34pm
September 16, 2013
Chemical weapons deal wins time for Syria's Assad but at a cost
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Bashar al-Assad's chemical weapons bargain with Russia and the United States offers another political and military lifeline to the Syrian president, just two years after he was dismissed in Washington as a "dead man walking".
September 16, 2013 - 7:05am
September 10, 2013
Obama blends threat of attack on Syria, hope for diplomacy
WASHINGTON — President Obama said in a nationally televised address Tuesday night that recent diplomatic steps offer “the potential to remove...
September 10, 2013 - 11:39pm
Syria seeks reprieve from U.S. strikes with Russia plan
AMMAN/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Syria accepted a Russian proposal on Tuesday to give up chemical weapons and win a reprieve from U.S. military strikes, while its jets returned to the sky to bomb rebel positions in Damascus for the first time since the West threatened force.
September 10, 2013 - 12:03pm
Syria backs chemical weapons plan, bombs Damascus
PARIS/AMMAN (Reuters) - Syria accepted a Russian proposal on Tuesday to give up chemical weapons and win a reprieve from U.S. strikes, while its warplanes bombed rebel positions in Damascus for the first time since the West threatened military action.
September 10, 2013 - 8:04am
September 9, 2013
Kerry says Syria's chemical weapons controlled by Assad, two others
LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Monday that the control of chemical weapons in Syria was limited to President Bashar...
September 9, 2013 - 7:22am
Syria's Assad denies chemical weapons use; U.S. presses case for strike
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad denied that he was behind a chemical weapons attack on the Syrian people, as the White...
September 9, 2013 - 7:18am
September 8, 2013
U.S.: Proven link of Assad to gas attack lacking
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House asserted Sunday that a "common-sense test" dictates the Syrian government is responsible for a chemical weapons attack that President Barack Obama says demands a U.S. military response. But Obama's top aide says the administration lacks "irrefutable,...
September 8, 2013 - 11:40pm