by Hayes Brown Posted on September 23, 2014 Updated: September 23, 2014
It wasn't just ISIS in the U.S.' crosshairs on Monday night, but also a group with close ties to al-Qaeda's main leadership.
by Hayes Brown Posted on September 15, 2014 Updated: September 15, 2014
Now Assad wants to help the U.S. destroy ISIS. Back in 2011, he was providing the space that the group would need to grow and thrive.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 5, 2014 Updated: June 5, 2014
Of all of Syria's "friends," not many are wishing Assad a hearty congrats over his new term in office.
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by Will Freeman Posted on May 28, 2014
Votes are being cast in Syria and Egypt, but nobody thinks that their ballots will affect the outcome.
by Hayes Brown Posted on April 29, 2014
Bashar al-Assad is running for president again, even as his terror-inspiring barrel bombs continue to rain down on civilians.
by Carimah Townes Posted on November 13, 2013 Updated: November 18, 2013
As the civil war in Syria wages on, another major threat has come to the fore: the use of incendiary bombs.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on September 10, 2013
Bashar al-Assad is reportedly open to a deal on turning over his chemical weapons, which just days ago he denied even having.
by Hayes Brown Posted on September 9, 2013 Updated: September 9, 2013
The U.S. is warily examining a Russian proposal for Syria to avoid an American air strike by turning over its chemical weapons stockpile.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on September 9, 2013 Updated: September 9, 2013
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad makes his case against a U.S. attack on his coutnry to CBS's Charlie Rose.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on December 26, 2012 Updated: December 26, 2012