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Syria Diplomacy

Putting Out the Syrian Fire

Jo Comerford | Posted 10.19.2015 | Politics
Jo Comerford

Diplomacy doesn't promise a speedy end to the almost unfathomable suffering in the region, but it does offer a potential path to a different history, a path away from ceaseless violence and toward the imperfect rule of law.

Diplomacy in the Syrian Civil War

S. Azmat Hassan | Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics
S. Azmat Hassan

The downside of multilateral diplomacy at the UN Security Council is not only the maddeningly slow pace of decision-making, but even more noticeably, the huge constraints in obtaining unanimity among the competing interests.

'Why Can't You Take No War For An Answer?'

Posted 09.17.2013 | Comedy

Jon Stewart tore into pundits and politicians alike on Monday for talking about the diplomatic solution in Syria as though it were a crushing defeat f...

Syria Diplomacy Efforts Intensify

Reuters | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

By Stephanie Nebehay and Louis Charbonneau GENEVA/UNITED NATIONS, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Diplomatic efforts toward placing Syria's chemical weapons un...

White House Tells Lawmakers Diplomacy Is Priority On Syria

Reuters | Posted 11.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Sept 10 (Reuters) - White House chief of staff Denis McDonough told Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday t...

Who Will Replace Annan?

Reuters | Posted 10.08.2012 | World

By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS, Aug 8 (Reuters) - As Syria spirals deeper into a full-scale civil war, Western delegations at the...