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On prosecuting Syrians for war crimes
Is seeking the criminal indictment of Syrians accused of crimes against humanity on balance helpful or harmful?
Last updated: 03 Jun 2014 09:52 GMT
Syria: The odds are against the opposition
On the campaign trail, Assad can only offer an exhausted and bleeding Syrian public a pyrrhic victory.
Last updated: 13 May 2014 08:33 GMT
Syria through a glass darkly
Public discourse on what to do about Syria offers limited insight into policy options endorsed by policymakers.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2014 09:27 GMT
Why Iran's presence in Geneva II is critical for any progress
Iranian involvement raises vexing issues related to regional and international confrontations.
Rami G Khouri
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 10:08 GMT
Obama signs secret order to aid Syria rebels
New order broadly permits CIA and other US agencies to support rebels seeking to depose Bashar al-Assad from power.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 13:33 GMT
Syrian FM defends government at UN
Addressing UN General Assembly, Walid al-Muallem says armed opposition "received chemical agents" from foreign powers.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2013 19:01 GMT
Syria's escalating crisis
Excessive ideological zeal, immoderate sincerity and determination to fight to the finish are fuelling Syria's crisis.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 14:15 GMT
Foreign envoys join Syria opposition talks
Officials try to break deadlock at Istanbul meeting as rebels renew calls for Assad's exit before attending peace talks.
Last updated: 30 May 2013 13:27 GMT
Assad vows response to Israeli attack
Syria's president tells Lebanese TV station he has received shipment of arms from Russia and will defend his country.
Last updated: 30 May 2013 12:35 GMT
Syrian opposition sets conditions for talks
Rebels renew calls for Assad's exit before entering peace talks as foreign envoys boost stalled Istanbul meeting.
Last updated: 29 May 2013 22:31 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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