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Rich Lowry: Hamas' useful idiots

...campaign in Gaza - if it were run by, say, the Assad regime in Syria, with its taste for chemical weapons and barrel bombs. Jeffrey...Goldberg pointed out in The Atlantic that 700 people were killed in Syria last weekend alone, outpacing the total death toll in Gaza...

DAMASCUS, Syria - Russia's deputy foreign minister called...State of Iraq and the Levant across eastern Syria and northern Iraq.Russia has been one...Council to prevent international sanctions on Syria.Both Russia and Assad's government...
Obama seeks $500 million to train, equip Syrian rebels

WASHINGTON - With the conflicts in Syria and Iraq becoming increasingly intertwined...the fight against militants spilling over Syria's border and threatening to overwhelm...tackling the crumbling security situation in Syria and Iraq trumped those concerns.White...

BEIRUT - In a reflection of how intertwined the Syria and Iraq conflicts have become, thousands of Shiite Iraqi militiamen helping President Bashar Assad crush the Sunni-led uprising...
What others say: Is Baghdad the next Saigon? expect."The picture Arnett paints is one dripping in pessimism, and understandably so. The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, is a jihadist militant group that's systematically taking control of wide swaths of those nations. Bloodshed...
The Syria seduction

Expecting Syria to live up to an agreement between Secretary...was the threat of military action against Syria that focused Assad's mind. That hardly...the country. Assad has no future outside Syria, other than exile, a jail cell or the...
Cal Thomas: Iraq is on its own!

...area for terrorist attacks, the Obama administration has created a vacuum now being filled by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), an al-Qaida affiliate, which has overrun Mosul and Fallujah, cities liberated by American soldiers. ISIS now...

...unprecedented turmoil, violence and sectarian hatreds that threaten to rip apart the Middle East, the epicenter of Islam.Syria is bleeding. Militants have taken over large parts of Iraq. Lebanon, Libya, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Egypt are all battling...
What others say: Let's be honest about inaction in Syria

...response to even ghastlier violence in Syria, this "unique ability" was the critical...high-yield engagement. Conversely, Syria has more robust air defenses and its religious...opposition - is dangerously stratified.But Syria is more troubling than Libya in every conceivable...

...impose an Islamic tax on Christians in Syria, a radical Jordanian preacher facing terrorism...after an al-Qaida breakaway group in Syria claimed Christian leaders under its control...but such issues have stoked fears in Syria's Christian minority community that they...


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