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Syria and the US: The complicity of silence
As President Barack Obama begins his second term, will the US continue to give mixed messages about Syria?
Last updated: 30 Jan 2013 19:17 GMT
Syria: Only diplomacy can stop the war
Outside powers should stop military involvement and support new diplomatic initiative.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2012 22:47 GMT
Don't let Syria become Libya
UN Secretary General Kofi Annan must be allowed to mediate a real peace in Syria in lieu of a Libya-style redux.
Last updated: 01 May 2012 17:22 GMT
Dictatorship, military intervention and false binaries in Syria
Any external military intervention would devastate Syria due to intended and unintended consequences, writes scholar.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2012 10:20 GMT
For Syria, what is 'left'?
The brutal crackdown of the past five months cannot be excused by Syria's resistance credentials.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2011 10:55 GMT
The convenience of amnesia among the powerful
The Syrian regime's disregard for historical and contextual applicability to its predicament explains its violence.
Last updated: 03 May 2011 12:43 GMT
Ending Assad's violent crackdown
International action is beginning to take shape, but will it be enough to deter the crackdown on the Syrian protesters?
Last updated: 30 Apr 2011 12:56 GMT
US denies seeking Assad's ouster
State department says it isn't undermining Syria's regime, after WikiLeaks exposed financing of opposition groups.
Samer Araabi and Jim Lobe
Last updated: 19 Apr 2011 14:42 GMT
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