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Syria No Fly Zone

Why We Can Make a Difference in Syria

Ranya Alkadamani | Posted 05.29.2015 | World
Ranya Alkadamani

Together, let's show the people of Syria that we haven't forgotten them. Join me in calling for a no-fly zone. Because if we can stand together and show those leaders that dither and sway that we demand action, we can make a difference.

Return of the Cold War

Allan Topol | Posted 10.14.2013 | World
Allan Topol

President Obama's cancellation of the summit with Putin demonstrates the extent of the deterioration in American Russian relations. In a short time, the U.S. and Russia have moved from what some in Washington viewed as a hopeful partnership to an adversarial relationship.

Russia Says It Will Not Allow Syrian No-Fly Zones

Reuters | Posted 08.17.2013 | World

(Adds quotes, context) MOSCOW, June 17 (Reuters) - Russia, a veto-wielding member of the U.N. Security Council, will not permit no-fly...

White House: No Fly Zone In Syria Would Be Costly And Difficult

Reuters | Posted 08.14.2013 | World

WASHINGTON, June 14 (Reuters) - The White House said on Friday it would be dramatically more difficult and costly to set up a no-fly zone over Syria...

France: No-Fly Zone In Syria Unlikely

Reuters | Posted 08.14.2013 | World

(Adds details on help for rebels) PARIS, June 14 (Reuters) - France said on Friday that it was unlikely for now that a no-fly zone wou...

Diplomats: U.S. Mulling No-Fly Zone In Syria

Reuters | Posted 08.14.2013 | World

By Parisa Hafezi and Erika Solomon ANKARA/BEIRUT, June 14 (Reuters) - The United States is considering a no-fly zone in Syria, potenti...

Russia Doubts 'Sincerity' Of America's Pursuit Of Peace In Syria

AP | Posted 07.30.2013 | World

MOSCOW — Russia's Foreign Ministry says that Washington's openness to a no-fly zone over Syria has raised doubts about the sincerity of U.S. sup...

David Wood

As Obama Weighs Options for Syria, No-Fly Zone Gets Complicated

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 05.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A no-fly zone over Syria means American boots on the ground. Among President Obama's difficult options as he grapples with growing pr...

Syria Dramatically Ramps Up Deadly Airstrikes

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and SLOBODAN LEKIC | Posted 08.21.2012 | World

BEIRUT -- Its forces stretched thin on multiple fronts, President Bashar Assad's regime has significantly increased its use of air power against Syria...

Syrian Opposition Calls For No-Fly Zone

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 10.12.2012 | World

BEIRUT — The head of Syria's main opposition group in exile called Sunday for international powers to impose a no-fly zone in border areas to pr...

Clinton: Turkey, U.S. Weigh No-Fly Zones In Syria

Reuters | Posted 10.11.2012 | World

ISTANBUL, Aug 11 (Reuters) - The United States and Turkey are considering imposing no-fly zones and other steps to help Syrian rebel forces as the c...