by Hayes Brown Posted on May 15, 2014
Imagine the entirety of New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, and Houston completely empty. The number of displaced worldwide is more than double that.
by Hayes Brown Posted on April 29, 2014
Is Syria dodging a deal to destroy its chemical weapons through using common household items instead?
Bashar al-Assad is running for president again, even as his terror-inspiring barrel bombs continue to rain down on civilians.
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by Ben Armbruster Posted 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 Posted 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 Posted 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.
by Hayes Brown Posted 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 Posted on March 12, 2014 Updated: March 20, 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 Posted on March 7, 2014 Updated: March 7, 2014
Between halfhearted support, fullthroated approval from a tyrant, and outright opposition, with friends like these...
by Hayes Brown Posted 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.