The White House seems to be confusing the least bad option with a strategic necessity.
Inside Gen. Keith Alexander's all-out, barely-legal drive to build the ultimate spy machine.
The sectarian and political camps across the Arab world are violently divided on Syria. Could a U.S. bombing campaign bring them together?
What the Middle East really thinks about chemical weapons and U.S. intervention in Syria.
The White House should release the evidence of Syria's chemical weapons attack.
How do Syria’s rebels feel about a U.S. bombing campaign against Assad?
Wondering what is meant by 'all options are on the table'? A spokesperson will 'look into that' for you.
The four reasons it was inevitable that Obama would go to Congress on Syria.
Lawmakers trying to tie Syria to sequestration don't seem to realize we've already paid for this war.
Obama’s “limited” strikes are just the prelude to massive intervention in the Middle East. And Congress shouldn’t fall for it.
Five big consequences of the president's call to let Congress decide about America's Syrian intervention.
No matter where you look in the world, American words don't match American deeds.
The National Security Agency has an intelligence problem: It won’t admit how dumb it is.
Obama may have canceled a summit, but when it comes to power politics there's only one master.
But when it comes to the federal budget, are they weeds?
The United States used the Pakistan playbook on Yemen's terrorists. It didn't work.
John Kerry’s Pakistan trip might be all smiles and handshakes, but there’s a crisis brewing beneath the surface.
Worried about how Edward Snowden will affect President Obama's visit to Russia next month? Moscow isn't.
Caroline Kennedy is hardly the first campaign bundler to be rewarded with a plum diplomatic position.