US Shoots Down Another One Of Assad's Drones Over Syria

National Security | Russ Read

Things are heating up in Syria

US Shoots Down Pro-Assad Drone That Fired On Coalition Forces

National Security | Russ Read
A U.S. Air Force MQ-1 Predator unmanned aerial vehicle assigned to the California Air National Guard's 163rd Reconnaissance Wing flies near the Southern California Logistics Airport in Victorville, California in this January 7, 2012 USAF handout photo obtained by Reuters February 6, 2013. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force/Tech. Sgt. Effrain Lopez/Handout

Targeted three ‘technical vehicles’

Family Of Syrian Boy From Iconic Photo Comes Out In Support Of Assad

Video | Jacob Bojesson

‘They wanted to trade in his blood’

US-Led Coalition Fighter Jets Strike Pro-Assad Forces In Syria

World | Jonah Bennett
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an interview with RIA Novosti and Sputnik in this handout picture provided by SANA on April 21, 2017, Syria. (PHOTO: SANA/Handout via REUTERS)

Syrian forces were reportedly threatening U.S. partners.

State Department Acknowledges Syrian 'Crematorium' Could Just Be A Warmer Part Of The Prison

US | Jonah Bennett
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad gestures during an exclusive interview with AFP in the capital Damascus on February 11, 2016. Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images.

‘What makes you so sure that this is a crematorium?’

Israeli Official Calls For Assad's Assassination

World | Will Racke
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an interview with RIA Novosti and Sputnik in this handout picture provided by SANA on April 21, 2017, Syria. (PHOTO: SANA/Handout via REUTERS)

‘It’s time to eliminate Assad’

State Department Accuses Syria Of Mass Killing Prisoners And Then Incinerating The Bodies After

World | Jonah Bennett
A handout picture released by the official Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) on October 6, 2016 shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad speaking during an interview with Denmark's TV2 channel. Sana/AFP/Getty Images.

‘We believe that the building of a crematorium is an effort to cover up the extent of mass murders’

Obama Admits 'Red Line' In Syria 'Was An Imperfect Solution'

National Security | Russ Read
Former U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with youth leaders at the Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago to discuss strategies for community organization and civic engagement in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., April 24, 2017. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski

‘Hardest issue’

Inside Assad's Shadowy Chemical Weapons Factory

National Security | Russ Read
Personnel from Japan's Self-Defense Forces in protective gear take part in a nuclear, biological and chemical weapons (NBC) exercise. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A secretive center is responsible for producing Assad’s chemical arsenal

Declassified Intel Report Shows Obama's Chemical Weapons Deal With Assad Was A Complete Failure

National Security | Russ Read
Soldiers wear masks as they take part in a military exercise simulating a chemical weapons attack during the international Eager Lion military event on June 2, 2014 at Prince Hashem Bin Abdullah II training center, in Zarqa, 30 km east of Amman, Jordan. The US and the Kingdom of Jordan are conducting Exercise Eager Lion, which has been conducted annually since 2011, and includes countries from five different continents and more than 12,500 participants. Khalil Mazraawi/AFP/Getty Images.

Assad hid tons of chemical weapons components

Here's The Best Evidence Yet Linking Assad To The Sarin Gas Attack

National Security | Russ Read

A recently declassified intelligence report sheds light on the attack which killed more than 80 people

Here's How Different Chemical Weapons Could Kill You

World | Saagar Enjeti
Gas Mask Boy (Shutterstock/ nunosilvaphotography)

‘Causes seizures, loss of body control; paralyses muscles’

France Promises To Release Proof That Assad Used Chemical Weapons

World | Jonah Bennett
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad gestures during an exclusive interview with AFP in the capital Damascus on February 11, 2016. Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images.

‘In a few days I will be able to bring you the proof’

Assad Taunts Trump For Not Retaking ISIS's Capital Yet

World | Saagar Enjeti
A handout picture released by the official Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) on October 6, 2016 shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad speaking during an interview with Denmark's TV2 channel. Sana/AFP/Getty Images.

‘It’s not clear yet’

What Does The Trump Base Say?

Opinion | David Krayden
U.S. President Donald Trump arrives at Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Florida, for the Good Friday holiday and Easter weekend, April 13, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

He came to power with a combination of isolationist, protectionist and anti-establishment Americans.

Sean Was At His Spiciest When He Went On TV And Called Assad A Crazy Person This Morning

Politics | Christian Datoc

‘I don’t think anyone in their right mind…’

McCain: Washington Consensus On Foreign Policy Has Been Wrong For Years

Politics | Ted Goodman
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) speaks to reporters as he arrives for the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 14, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘At least he did something. Now I hope there will be a strategy to follow that up’

Regime Change In Syria Is Unlikely To Work

Opinion | Jerrod Laber

The United States should avoid getting further involved in this conflict.

Canada Announces Sanctions Against Syrian Government

World | David Krayden
Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland arrives for a meeting of NATO foreign ministers at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium March 31, 2017. REUTERS/Virginia Mayo/Pool

‘Last week’s chemical weapons attack in southern Idlib is a war crime and is unacceptable.’

Before Risking Another War, Trump Needs To Give Diplomacy A Chance

Opinion | Ibrahim Anoba
Donald Trump (Getty Images)

The US has no convincing plan to stabilize the country through intervention.