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Syria Assad Regime

Who Will Get Sold Out at Syria Peace Talks?

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 03.22.2014 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

All individual leaders -- and, for that matter, ideologies -- are expendable. No global or regional power or current leader should be allowed to claim as their own a shared future that first belongs to all Syria's citizens. That would be a sell-out!

Rebel-Captured Tank Bombards Syrian Regime Air Base

AP | ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY and JOHN HEILPRIN | Posted 10.02.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Kofi Annan announced his resignation Thursday as peace envoy to Syria and issued a blistering critique of world powers, bringing to a d...

UN Rights Body Slams Syria

AP | Posted 05.01.2012 | World

GENEVA -- The U.N.'s top human rights body voted Thursday to condemn Syria for its "widespread and systematic violations" against civilians in a viole...

Syria and Iran's Nuclear Program: Rethinking the Arab League and the GCC

Majid Rafizadeh | Posted 04.30.2012 | World
Majid Rafizadeh

Government documents provided by Wikileaks have revealed the existence of deeply profound regional concerns about Iran's nuclear program.

U.S. Embassy Slams Syrian Regime

AP | ZEINA KARAM | Posted 11.06.2011 | World

BEIRUT — The U.S. Embassy in Syria said Tuesday that President Bashar Assad is not fooling anyone by blaming terrorists and thugs for the unrest...

Syria's Sons Of No One

The New York Times | Anthony Shahid | Posted 10.31.2011 | World

It was past 11 a.m., and Abdullah was finally waking up. The night before had gone late, he and his friends challenging and daring and fleeing from th...

Clinton Pressures For Tougher Sanctions Against Assad Regime

AP | ARTHUR MAX | Posted 10.12.2011 | World

AMSTERDAM — The European Union may decide in the next week or two to broaden its sanctions against the Syrian regime and state-run businesses, s...