No, we are nowhere near World War III.
New leaked details from a meeting in Turkey
The Syrian crisis has resulted in more than one hundred thousand people dead, entire cities demolished. The Syrian people are now scattered all over the globe to escape Assad’s war-machine.
And neither is the resistance to them.
What Putin is really doing is what Mikhail Gorbachev wouldn't do.
Putin’s use of force in Crimea undermines a key post-Cold War agreement on the denuclearization of Ukraine.
This is Damascus, last month. And these are Palestinian refugees lining up for food.
A new Obama administration foreign policy post is attracting some controversy. It's really about getting the best people onboard.
Truth is a mutable concept when it comes to war photography.
How the Syrian regime is using starvation as a weapon
On June 16, 2012, a collection of videos from Syria were posted to YouTube. In them, a shaky cell phone camera pans across the inside of a bakery in Farhaniyeh, a village in the province of Homs. Plump white rolls of risen dough seem to glow in the dim interior. More dough sits in a mixer. Birds chirp outside.
Aerial bombing has forced hundred of thousands of refugees out of Aleppo in recent weeks. The razing of the city is brutal, but it might be part of a larger, even more sinister scheme.