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u.s. Intervention Syria

Ethnocentrism, Murder, Ethnic Cleansing, the End of Iraq and Syria as Entities -- Whose Boots on the Ground?

Phil Wolfson, MD | Posted 12.07.2014 | Politics
Phil Wolfson, MD

There is no going back, cobbling together an Iraq, rescuing the boundaries of Syria. They are no more. The Middle East will be carved up again. The U.S. intervention made this probable. The Syrian holocaust made it a certainty.

Steve Jobs' Syrian Father: I Am 'Embarrassed' By Obama's Inaction On Syria

HuffPost Live | Posted 09.11.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Syrian-Americans have much to say about President Obama's stance on the country's use of chemical weapons in the August 21 attack and the escalating t...

What An American Strike In Syria Could Look Like

The Associated Press | Posted 09.04.2013 | World

One day after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry made the case for an military strike against Syria in the Senate, America's diplomacy chief repeated ...

An Open Letter on Syria to Western Narcissists

Sean Lee | Posted 10.30.2013 | World
Sean Lee

Please, don't let the conflict in Syria be about opposing America. Let it be about Syria, and what might actually help Syrians -- you know, the actually existing people who are dying by the tens of thousands in this brutal war. But if you can't do that, then do me a favor, and please shut up.

Leadership 101 for U.S. Intervention in Syria

David Peck | Posted 10.29.2013 | Politics
David Peck

It's worse than deja vu -- it's as if we're deliberately TRYING to repeat our past mistakes and hoping for different results. Insanity.

Obama And Top Officials Made At Least 88 Calls To Foreign Leaders About Syria

Reuters | Posted 10.27.2013 | World

WASHINGTON, Aug 27 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama called British Prime Minister David Cameron about Syria again on Tuesday, the White House said, ...

Assad's Government: A U.S. Attack Would Send Middle East Up In Flames

Reuters | Posted 10.25.2013 | World

* Syria says US intervention would be "no picnic" * Iran warns of severe consequences * Syria suggests access will not be granted to chemical at...

Assad's Government: A U.S. Attack Would Send Middle East Up In Flames

Reuters | Posted 10.25.2013 | World

By Oliver Holmes BEIRUT, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Syria warned the United States against any military action over a suspected chemical weapons attack in ...

Top General Lays Out U.S. Options In Syria

Agence France Presse | | Posted 09.21.2013 | World

The top US general has informed Congress of options for military intervention in Syria, but stressed that the decision of whether to go to war was one...

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...