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Chemical Weapons

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    U.S. Shift on ICC and Syria Gives Hope but Skeptics Remain

  • President Barack Obama participates in a bilateral meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Mexico, June 18, 2012. Pete Souza/White House

    Keep Your Friends Close, But Your Enemies Closer

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  • Anti-Assad rally in Al-Qusayr, Syria.  Source: Freedom House

    Partitioning North Africa and the Middle East Might be the Only Option

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  • A view of the UN Security Council

    Beyond Rhetoric: China and its Responsibility as a Stakeholder in the Syrian War

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  • A Free Syrian Army fighter holds his weapon during clashes against Syrian Army soldiers in Saif Al Dawla district, Aleppo, Syria, 15 March 2013.  EPA

    Human Rights Watch: Syrian Rebels Executed Civilians

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  • Relief effort for Syrian refugees in the Kawrgosk refugee camp, northern Iraq. Source: IHH

    Syria’s Escalating Refugee Crisis

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  • Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addressing the UN General Assembly.  Source: FARS

    The Iran End Game: Nuclear Non-Ethics in Action

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  • Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addressing the UN General Assembly.  Sarah Fretwell/UN

    Iran Ready for Nuclear Talks, says President Rouhani

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  • Secretary of State John Kerry listens to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov during a news conference on Syrian chemical weapons in Geneva, Switzerland, on September 14, 2013

    Obama to Assad: Weapons Cache must be Verifiable

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  • Fighters from the Free Syrian Army's Tahrir al-Sham brigade fire back at Syrian army during heavy fighting in the Mleha suburb of Damascus on January 26, 2013. Goran Tomasevic/Reuters

    Syria Crisis: UN Members discuss Council Resolution

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  • President Barack Obama talks with Amb. Samantha Power in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Sept. 12, 2013. Pete Souza/White House

    Obama Welcomes U.S.-Russia Syria Chemical Weapons Plan

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  • President Barack Obama participates in a bilateral meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in San Jose Del Cabo, Mexico, June 18, 2012. Pete Souza/White House

    The Putin Reflex: Tangoing on the Corpse of International Law

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  • Secretary of State John Kerry with Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel during testimony on U.S. military intervention in Syria before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in Washington

    John Kerry calls Syria Chemical Weapons talks ‘Constructive’

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  • A U.N. chemical weapons expert inspects samples from one of the sites of an alleged chemical weapons attack outside of Damascus on August 29, 2013. Mohamed Abdullah/Reuters

    Despite win for Diplomacy, Syria’s Offer Unlikely to Work

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  • President Barack Obama speaking from the White House on Syria

    Syria Crisis: Barack Obama calls off Congress Vote

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  • Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Secretary of State John Kerry and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey testify before the House Foreign Affairs Committee

    Obama’s Line in the Sand May Prove to be a Quagmire

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  • Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.  Paulo Filgueiras/UN

    Russia Urges Syria: Give up Weapons

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  • President Barack Obama holds a press conference with Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, at Rosenbad in Stockholm, Sept. 4, 2013. Frank Augstein/AP

    Punitive Strikes: “Russian Roulette” with Unintended Consequences

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  • Secretary of State John Kerry walks through an honor guard as departs the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Paris, France on September 7, 2013

    Syria’s Chemical Weapons: ‘Global Red Line’ Crossed - Kerry

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  • President Barack Obama, flanked by House Speaker John Boehner and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi in the Cabinet Room of the White House. Photo: Carolyn Kaster

    Obama Wins on Syria

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  • Watchful: Israel faces Syria across the Golan Heights. Source: Wikimedia Commons

    A Dangerous Game: Israel, Syria and U.S. Air Strikes

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  • John Kerry

    Kerry: Syria Attack Killed 1,429

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  • Syria’s Chemical Weapons: Who, What, Where, When, Why?

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  • A Syrian Army soldier in the Jobar neighborhood of Damascus. AP photo

    The ‘Red Line’ Strikes Back

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  • Secretary of State John Kerry delivers remarks on Syria at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on August 26, 2013

    A Thoughtful Response is Needed in Syria

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  • Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel testifies before the House Armed Services Committee with the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey

    Chuck Hagel: U.S. Ready to Launch Syria Strike

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  • Free Syrian Army rebels with a captured tank. Source: Freedom House

    The Simmering Rivalry Between Qatar and Saudi Arabia

  • In testimony to the House Armed Services Committee on April 11, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said that the U.S. had “not detected the use of chemical weapons” in Syria

    Obama’s ‘Red Line’ in Syria

  • President Barack Obama briefs the press from the White House press briefing room on Syria. Obama has all but ruled out the use of U.S. ground forces

    The White House’s Unworkable Syria Strategy

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  • Syria's President Bashar al-Assad

    Red Lines and Syria’s Chemical Weapons