You can shoot missiles at a sovereign foreign territory all you want but you still won’t prevent your own country from rotting from within.
In the eyes of Washington’s allies, the biggest problem is the lack of any clear political agenda by the Trump administration in Syria.
President Donald Trump's sudden announcement of the withdrawal of U.S. forces from Syria "very soon" and his suggestion to “let the other people take care of it now” is more of a surprise than an expression of a real possibility that action will carried out on the ground. Trump did not mention that he spoke [Read more]
The problem in Syria is the absence of international consensus on a political solution.
The principal danger is that the war ... will extend to Lebanon, Jordan and Iraq instead of ending in a diplomatic solution, still improbable, in which Moscow and not Washington takes the baton.
The state of the union is the state of Israel. As for our state, it is the state of the Islamic State group.
It’s as if the policy of brinkmanship that Iran has adopted has become standard in Washington as well.
A strong, unified and independent Iraq still struggles to find a role in the Arab region given the problems with Israeli security on the one hand, and regional expansion projects on the other.
By leaking information to a third party, Trump has shown that he is an amateur of the highest order.
<i>Military expert Joseph Linder talks about why the anti-Russian rhetoric of Washington became an obstacle in the real fight against terrorism.</i>
The recent Manhattan terrorist incident, in which eight people died, according to the latest information, once again confirms that even the most serious security [Read more]