The Monkey Cage: Syria


Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 03/14/2014

The problem with #WithSyria

MONKEY CAGE | Americans already know and care about Syria. But they don’t want another war.

By Marc Lynch  |  10:15 AM ET, 03/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Public Opinion, Syria

Posted at 02:39 PM ET, 01/29/2014

Is Assad’s use of torture paying off?

Understanding who is tortured where in Syria.

By Lionel Beehner  |  02:39 PM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Syria

Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 11/14/2013

Forget Obamacare, remember when Syria was going to ruin Obama’s term? Remember Syria??

Some observers believe troubles with the health-care rollout are sure to doom the rest of Obama’s term. But haven’t we heard this all before?

By Joshua Tucker  |  12:41 PM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  public opinion, Syria

Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 11/06/2013

Assad’s overlooked international crimes

Why calling out Assad’s criminal behavior matters.

By Eamon Aloyo  |  02:04 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  international law, international relations, Syria

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 09/26/2013

Why the best option to avoid bombing of Syria is to authorize its bombing

The best way for Congress to prevent Obama from bombing Syria may be to authorize him to do just that.

By Joshua Tucker  |  07:01 AM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  foreign policy, international relations, Syria