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Official portrait of Barack Obama

Experts to Obama: Here Is What to Do in Syria

7:09 AM, Aug 27, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER

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In the aftermath of the deadly gas attack northeast of Damascus

Assad Calls Obama’s Bluff

Sep 2, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 48 • By LEE SMITH

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Russia Today television interviews Syria’s Bashar al-Assad.

A Bear in the Desert

Why did the Obama administration allow a Russian resurgence in the Middle East?

Jul 1, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 40 • By TOD LINDBERG

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Syrian rebels in Aleppo, June 20, 2013

Adrift in Syria

Jul 1, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 40 • By LEE SMITH

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Al Qaeda Rises in Syria

5:45 PM, Apr 9, 2013 • By THOMAS JOSCELYN

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Podcast: The Mess in Syria and (Perhaps) Good News for Israel

Senior editor Lee Smith with host Michael Graham.

4:49 PM, Mar 25, 2013 • By TWS PODCAST

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A man prays with protestors

The Nonexistent Red Line

Jan 28, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 19 • By LEE SMITH

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Aleppo on December 5, 2012

Obama v. Assad

Dec 17, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 14 • By THOMAS DONNELLY

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Photo of Lieutenant Bilal Khaibar, defector from Assad’s airborne forces

Inside Free Syria

Poorly armed, lacking in allies, and against all odds, an insurgency seeks to topple the Assad dictatorship.

Feb 27, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 23 • By JONATHAN SPYER

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The West's Duty in Syria

10:44 AM, Jan 2, 2012 • By MARK HEMINGWAY

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Assad's End

Aug 29, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 46 • By LEE SMITH

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The Illusion of Peace with Syria

Don’t even think of engaging with Assad.

May 23, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 34 • By ELLIOTT ABRAMS

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