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Syria Red Line

Obama's Principled "Red Line" on Syria (Which, By the Way, Worked)

Carla Seaquist | Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics
Carla Seaquist

No good deed goes unpunished, as the French say. Case in point: President Obama's drawing and holding a "red line" against Syrian president Bashar al...

What Is the Red Line?

Sara El-Yafi | Posted 11.11.2013 | World
Sara El-Yafi

I have personally been trying to wrap my head around this sudden raging wake-up call regarding the tragedy of chemical weapons having killed innocent ...

The Self-Destruction of the Obama Presidency

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 11.10.2013 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

It is breathtaking, disheartening, and demoralizing to witness the Obama presidency self-destruct. Through a series of missteps and miscalculations it has reached the point where there are no good outcomes for Obama's presidency, the nation, or the world.

No Time to Be Silent

John McCullough | Posted 11.09.2013 | World
John McCullough

While we debate the future of President Bashar al-Assad, the most urgent issue is the protection of millions of Syrian people who are already being victimized. The international community must act to prevent the displacement or even worse, the deaths of women, children and men.

The Hill to the Rescue on Syria?

Andrew Bacevich | Posted 11.09.2013 | Politics
Andrew Bacevich

A debate over the Syrian AUMF should encourage members of Congress -- if they've got the guts -- to survey this entire record of U.S. military activities in the Greater Middle East going back to 1980. To do so means almost unavoidably confronting this simple question: How are we doing?

The Race Against the Clock for UN Weapons Investigators

Seamus McKiernan | Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics
Seamus McKiernan

UN weapons inspectors are working "round the clock." But will the world see their full report on Syria before a possible U.S. military strike?

GOP Senator Jabs Obama With Teleprompter Joke

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 09.05.2013 | Politics

Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) criticized President Barack Obama's remarks on drawing a "red line" over the use of chemical weapons in Syria, joking tha...

WATCH: President Obama 'Cautious' And 'Predictable' On Syria Red Line

Huffington Post | Posted 08.24.2013 | World

Steve Clemons, Washington Editor for The Atlantic, joined HuffPost Live's WorldBrief with Ahmed Shihab-Eldin Friday to discuss the situation in Syria ...

Must We Enforce Our Red Line in Syria?

Daryl Rowland | Posted 07.14.2013 | Politics
Daryl Rowland

Showing the world that we will not be lured into making rash, foolish decisions does not undermine our credibility, it enhances it.

Turkey Says Wounded Syrians Showed Signs Of Chemical Attack

Reuters | Posted 07.10.2013 | World

By Suleiman Al-Khalidi AMMAN, May 10 (Reuters) - Syrian casualties treated in Turkey show signs of being victims of chemical weapons, ...

Turkey Investigating Use Of Chemical Weapons In Syria

Reuters | Posted 07.09.2013 | World

ISTANBUL, May 9 (Reuters) - Turkey has sent a team of eight experts to the border with Syria to test wounded victims of the country's civil war for ...

'We Are F*cked'

Posted 05.01.2013 | Comedy

If Lindsey Graham has his way, the U.S. soon will be fighting four wars. Let's hope we're punching our card, so we can get that free one when we reach...

White House: Syria Chemical Weapons Evidence Not 'Airtight'

Reuters | Posted 06.26.2013 | World

* Obama talks tough while taking cautious line * Says "confirmation" still needed for conclusive proof * White House min...

Syria Moving Chemical Weapons, Says U.S. Official

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER and PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 02.02.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- The White House and its allies are weighing military options to secure Syria's chemical and biological weapons, after U.S. intelligence ...