By Ben Armbruster on April 20, 2014
"Let's face it," New York Times columnist David Brooks said on Meet the Press, "Obama, whether deservedly or not, does have a -- I'll say it crudely -- but a manhood problem in the Middle East."
By Hayes Brown on April 9, 2014
One in five Syrian refugees are affected by physical, sensory or intellectual impairment and they aren't getting the aid that they need.
By Hayes Brown on March 28, 2014
"We have 60,000 names that are documented, but we still have 200,000 detainees we don't know anything about," the opposition leader said.
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By Hayes Brown on March 24, 2014
Despite even Russia and China ordering Syria to allow humanitarian aid and halt targeting civilians, both practices are still rampant.
By Hayes Brown on March 12, 2014
The humanitarian system is designed to handle one or two massive catastrophes every few years. In the last 13 months, there were four.
By Hayes Brown on March 7, 2014
Between halfhearted support, fullthroated approval from a tyrant, and outright opposition, with friends like these...
By Hayes Brown on February 21, 2014
Over 95.5 percent of Syria's deadliest chemical weapons remain in the country, the U.S. representative to the OPCW lamented on Friday.
By Zack Beauchamp on February 20, 2014
A non-violent protest movement, viciously assaulted by authoritarian security services, turns to arms to defend themselves against the slaughter. Uh oh?
By Hayes Brown on February 19, 2014
Polio is on the brink of eradication. But violence in these four states is hampering efforts to end the scourge once and for all.
By Ben Armbruster on February 16, 2014
Sen. John Mccain (R-AZ) on whether U.S. military involvement in Syria would worsen the crisis: "That's ludicrous!" The Arizona senator then citied the U.S.-led Iraq war to bolster his point.