Tag: Syria

Nytimes: Syria After the Fall

THE conflict in Syria has reached a tipping point, but not one that promises a quick end to the fighting. With or without Bashar al-Assad as its leader, Syria now has all the makings of a grim and drawn-out civil war: evenly matched protagonists…

The beginning of the end for Assad

President Bashar al-Assad of Syria suffered a devastating blow on Wednesday with the killing in Damascus of three leading figures in his regime. The deaths – which included that of the Syrian defence minister – do not mean his regime…

A Lesson We Fail to Learn

A Lesson We Fail to Learn By Richard Cohen We are coming up on a melancholy anniversary. On April 5, 1992, Suada Dilberovic and Olga Sucic were shot and killed. They were attending a peace rally in Sarajevo when Serbian…

The Times: Survivors Tell of Syria Massacre (+Video)

Warning: this Video can cause heart problems (Sadbye humanity!) Syrian survivors tell of Idlib massacre BY:ANTHONY LOYD  Saudi Arabia is delivering military equipment to Syrian rebels in an effort to stop bloodshed by President Bashar al-Assad’s regime, a top Arab diplomat…