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Akbar Shahid Ahmed

Ex-Ambassador: CIA Wrong On Not Wanting To Arm Syrian Rebels

HuffingtonPost.com | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 10.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After months of criticism from former advisers and members of the media for not acting sooner to prevent the Islamic State's rise in Syr...

Joshua Hersh

U.S. Ambassador To Syria: Protesters Struggling To Keep Opposition Peaceful

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 11.21.2011 | World

The embattled opposition movement in Syria is finding it increasingly difficult to hold off those who would resort to violence in the face of the gove...

Syria Accuses U.S. Of Inciting Unrest

AP | ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY and BASSEM MROUE | Posted 09.07.2011 | World

BEIRUT — Hundreds of thousands of Syrians poured into the streets of the opposition stronghold Hama on Friday, bolstered by a gesture of support...

Kissing Cousins: Assad Hangs Tough With Ahmadinejad

Amb. Marc Ginsberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Amb. Marc Ginsberg

Syrian President Assad rewarded the Obama administration's decision to re-establish normal relations with Syria this week by laying out the red carpet today for Iran's president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.