Andrew J. Tabler
Without more support, terrified Sunnis will feel they have no other choice.
The Assad Loyalists who Might Still Crack
August 23, 2013
The regime's cadres have held together through two years of war, and they will likely continue doing so unless Washington and its allies present them with a stark choice: leave and live, or stay and die.
How Obama Should Respond to Syria's Alleged Chemical Attack
August 22, 2013
U.S. backsliding on red lines regarding Syrian chemical weapons only encourages the Assad regime to make choices that increase the likelihood of direct U.S. intervention.