America needs to plot a middle path for military intervention.
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It's not just about chemical weapons -- it's about stopping a brutal dictator's war.
The White House seems to be confusing the least bad option with a strategic necessity.
The sectarian and political camps across the Arab world are violently divided on Syria. Could a U.S. bombing campaign bring them together?
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?
France's president was quick to promise military intervention in Syria. But will his country follow him into the fray?
Egypt's foremost novelist on revolution, dentistry, democracy, and why the Muslim Brotherhood is a "terroristic, underground, armed group."
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.
A doctor reports from the front lines of Bashar al-Assad's war on civilians.
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.
A Syrian-American writer finds her voice, with help from Libya's most famous novelist.
Why the Syria debate on Capitol Hill could get tripped up over partisan fiscal battles.
Five big consequences of the president's call to let Congress decide about America's Syrian intervention.
As America ponders just how little to bomb Syria, both interests and responsibility are losing out to skepticism.