A Potemkin Syria Deal
September 17, 2013
A Potemkin Syria Deal
The US-Russia deal on Syria achieves next to nothing—for America or the world.
A Potemkin Syria Deal
5 Questions to Ask Before Bombing Syria
August 28, 2013
5 Questions to Ask Before Bombing Syria
The Japan-Soviet War of 1939 provides some key insights into how the West should send signals in Syria.
5 Questions to Ask Before Bombing Syria
Syria's Next Problem
December 22, 2012
Syria's Next Problem
“Sectarian conflict might dominate coverage of Syria today, but internal Sunni dynamics will define its tomorrow.”
Syria's Next Problem
China and the ICC
December 07, 2012
China and the ICC
While China won’t support some cases being referred to the international court, many are too quick to dismiss its participation.
China and the ICC
Preventing a Chemical Weapons Nightmare in Syria
December 06, 2012
Preventing a Chemical Weapons Nightmare in Syria
Fear that Syria will resort to the unthinkable is not so far-fetched. The international community must be clear in defining its “redline.”
Preventing a Chemical Weapons Nightmare in Syria
With Friends Like These: China's 'Pariah' Problem
August 22, 2012
With Friends Like These: China's 'Pariah' Problem
Beijing’s ties with Iran, North Korea and position on the conflict in Syria undermine its global aspirations.
With Friends Like These: China's 'Pariah' Problem
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