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Syria: Deteriorating Options

The Obama administration, after months of prevarications on Syria, has signaled a willingness to do more than bluster during press conferences and send humanitarian supplies. Supportive rhetoric and blankets are ...
Politics & Policy

Egypt: Morsi Rules

Fresh off his negotiation of a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas last week, Egyptian president Muhammad Morsi seized nearly dictatorial power at home and sent his political opposition into a ...
Politics & Policy

Assad: An Arab Problem

As Bashar Assad toys with the ill-fated United Nations peace plan for Syria, some have called for a U.S.-led intervention in yet another Arab conflict. Some support American action as ...