Syrian President Assad has demonstrated no interest in winning over his people.
The United States chose an inopportune time to lift restrictions on Russia and normalize trade relations.
War semantics are not just semantics.
The Arab Awakening has made short work of Hamas’ longstanding alliance with Bashar al-Assad.
To begin with, the United States should drop the demand for regime change in Syria.
Obama can stem the decline of U.S. influence in the Middle East, but only if he gives the people of the region a reason to want it.
Set to be a regional leader just two years ago, Turkey is now beset by problems with neighbors and other regional powers. What happened?
Although Hezbollah has been a strong ally of Bashar al-Assad, there are signs the Lebanese group is preparing for a future without him.
Calls for U.S. intervention in Syria can be traced back to PNAC.
Once loosed, the dogs of war range where they will.
As Syrian society slowly disintegrates, non-aligned states from the developing world may show the way forward to a diplomatic resolution.
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has proved willing to act independently of Washington, but he’s not about to leave the fold.
Although the prospects for an independent state in Syrian Kurdistan remain dim, unprecedented Kurdish autonomy will likely result from the conflict
A remarkable documentary offers a rare look at the women’s side of the mosque.
The radicalization and internationalization of Syria’s armed opposition have exacerbated the fears of Turkey’s minority communities.