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Bashar al-Assad ‘Elected’ to Third Term
Syria’s president wins re-election, again.
If You’re an American in Syria, Al Qaeda Has a Proposition for You
Officials say they’re recruiting.
Plan to Remove Syria’s Chemical Weapons Hits a Snag
Turns out transporting 600 tons of weapons is kind of dangerous.
Chemical Weapons Inspectors Miss Syria Deadline, Still Make Good Progress
They can’t reach two sites.
Behind-the-Scenes Report Details How Obama Dragged His Feet on Syria
We spent so much damn time navel gazing,” says a former White House official.
The Destruction of Syria’s Chemical Weapons Has Begun
It’s a credit to the Assad regime, frankly,” said John Kerry.
U.N. Vote Requires Syria to Surrender Chemical Weapons or Else … Something
A landmark agreement with no threat of force.
U.N. Reaches Syria Deal, Omits Consequences
Russia would get another chance to veto a military strike.
Assad Claims Rebels Have Confessed to Using Chemical Weapons
They gave the evidence to Russia.
Syrian Government Sees an Unwinnable War for Both Sides
Plans to ask for a ceasefire.
Assad Calls the United States the ‘Greatest Country in the World’
In an interview with Dennis Kucinich.
Obama’s Syria Strategy Just As Confusing As It Looked From the Outside
Obama says he wasn’t looking for “style points.”
Assad Led Stephanopoulos on a Wild Goose Chase
But he did manage to land an Obama interview.
U.S., Russia Reach Agreement on Syria’s Weapons
John Kerry and his Russian counterpart announced the deal on Saturday.
Syria Joins Weapons Treaty, Stashes Chemical Arms Across the Country
Assad is surprisingly demanding for a man in his position.
Op-ed, Putin Urges ‘Caution’ in Syria
An odd way to kick off negotiations.
Read President Obama’s Speech on Syria
The president’s remarks on the situation in Syria, from the White House.
Exclusive Text of President Obama’s Awkwardly Timed Syria Speech
Obama will deliver these uncomfortable remarks from the Oval Office tonight.
Syria Says It Will Give Up Chemical Weapons So U.S. Doesn’t Bomb [Updated]
The White House remains very cautious, somewhat optimistic.
Most Americans Think Syria Used Chemical Weapons, Don’t Want to Get Involved
According to the latest polls.
Obama Calls Russian Plan a ‘Breakthrough,’ Says Syria Is No Threat to the U.S.
In interview with six networks.
John Kerry May Have Accidentally Stumbled Into a Syria Solution [Updated]
He made an off-the-cuff proposal he thought Syria would never go for. Syria likes it.
Eating Cheerios With Forks, and Other War Analogies
What war with Syria will look like.
Assad Laughs Off Chemical Weapons Questions
The Syrian president sat down with Charlie Rose.
Obama Wins a Bit More International Support on Syria
His chances in Congress remain dubious.
Hillary Expected to Discuss Syria at the White House
Ari Fleischer’s dare actually worked.
Obama Still Losing on Syria Abroad, in Congress
He has a long way to go.
Senate’s Plan B: Make Assad Sign Chemical Weapons Ban, Or Else
We’ll consider a strike again?
The House Is Very Skeptical on Syria So Far
The vote is not looking good for Obama.
Jon Stewart Does Not Recommend Getting Involved in the Middle East
He would know.
Jon Stewart Thinks We’re Going to Bomb Syria for Obama’s Penis
He’s not a fan of this war.
McCain Gets Bored With Syria Talk, Plays iPhone Poker During Hearing
He responds, “Worst of all I lost.”
Hillary Clinton Supports Bombing Syria, Too
The former secretary of State chimed in.
The Pope Is
Just so you know.
Forget Syria, What About Putin’s Stolen Super Bowl Ring?
asks McCain the tough questions.
This Is Where Defense Department Employees Think Damascus Is
John Kerry Sure Made It Sound Like the U.S. Is Going to Bomb Syria [Updated]
It matters here if nothing is done.”
Syria Is the Quintessential Obama War
It’s neither realist nor idealist.
Analyzes 11-Year-Old Assad Son’s Facebook
The kid’s daring us to attack!
The U.K. Finally Found an American War It Doesn’t Like [Updated]
It won’t help us bomb Syria.
Syrian Insurgents Asked for Gas Masks, Obama Administration Declined
Thousands sit in Defense Department warehouses all over the region.”
Can You Locate the Place We’re About to Bomb on a Map?
Obama Hasn’t Made a Decision About Bombing Syria
America has an interest in sending Assad a “pretty strong signal.”