By Hayes Brown on January 19, 2014
In repealing and replacing the War Powers Act, these two senators hope to make it harder for the U.S. to find itself at war.
By Hayes Brown on January 15, 2014
The U.S. has now donated $1.7 billion towards Syrian refugees. But how much of it will actually reach those in need?
By Hayes Brown on January 9, 2014
While the civil war rages on, Syria's chemical weapons stockpiles are now being shipped out of the country.
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By Hayes Brown on January 8, 2014
"In a sense it's the suicide of Syria, because the hospitals have been bombed, schools have been bombed, civilians have been killed by the tens of thousands," one official said.
By Hayes Brown on December 18, 2013
The plan to rid Syria of it's chemical weapons is ambitious, hoping to get them out of the country before the new year.
By Hayes Brown on December 14, 2013
Several thousand U.S. military personnel currently operate around the world in places you probably wouldn't realize.
By Hayes Brown on December 11, 2013
A huge snowstorm is bearing down on the Middle East, with more than nine million displaced Syrians directly in the crosshairs.
By Carimah Townes on December 10, 2013
Today the United Nations celebrates International Human Rights Day. Here's what the U.N. has achieved this year.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on December 3, 2013
The World Health Organization has declared a polio emergency in Syria -- and since the war is undermining vaccination efforts, the outbreak may only get worse.
By Adam Peck on November 29, 2013
Children make up over half of all refugees who have fled the war-torn country, and most of them are younger than 12.