by Justin Salhani Posted on April 29, 2015
Assad’s regime is currently backed by Russia and Iran and that support has reinforced the fight against rebels looking to end the Assad family’s 40-plus-year reign.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on February 20, 2015
"For me, I see that the artist is the conscience of a society."
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on February 12, 2015
When asked if he has scaled back foreign aid workers from Syria in light of ISIS' killings, Trevor Hughes of International Relief and Development said, “I’m hesitant to send anybody anywhere in Syria."
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on November 24, 2014
If the Hunger Games blurs the lines between real life events and great myth, it’s not by coincidence.
by Hayes Brown Posted on 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
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
Of all of Syria's "friends," not many are wishing Assad a hearty congrats over his new term in office.
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
As the civil war in Syria wages on, another major threat has come to the fore: the use of incendiary bombs.