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U.s. Arming Syria Rebels

To Avoid Escalating the War, Don't Arm Syrian 'Moderates'

William Hartung | Posted 11.17.2014 | Politics
William Hartung

Whether or not President Obama intends to send ground troops into combat in Iraq, there is a real danger that the dynamics of the conflict will lead to that result. The time to head off a wider war is now.

Aspen Security Forum Highlights: ISIS, US Drone Strikes, and Transparency

Keosha Varela | Posted 09.28.2014 | World
Keosha Varela

The 2014 Aspen Security Forum brought together top military brass, intelligence officials, and ambassadors to discuss hot button issues in international affairs, and possible solutions for more peaceful relations between nations. Below are highlights from these conversations.

Christina Wilkie

Syrian Rebels Work Washington Channels | Christina Wilkie | Posted 05.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A large map of Syria dotted with pink and yellow sticky notes dominates one wall of the Syrian Support Group's Washington headquarters, ...