Bashar al-Assad
Jul 2017

Hmmm: Russia, US reach deal for cease-fire in Syria

Ed Morrissey Jul 07, 2017 4:01 PM

First fruits?

Jun 2017

A “cryptic” warning to Bashar al-Assad?

Jazz Shaw Jun 27, 2017 8:01 AM

The three strikes rule may be in effect

“Right of self-defense?”

Syrian fighter shot down by American Navy jet

Taylor Millard Jun 18, 2017 8:01 PM

Here we go…#headdesk

Land bridges and conspiracy theories.

May 2017

Rules of engagement.

Sectarian partition?

Apr 2017

“This method bears the signature of the regime, and that is what has allowed us to establish its responsibility in this attack.”

“These sweeping sanctions target the scientific support center for Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad’s horrific chemical weapons attack…”

“There was nothing that was going to stop Assad from killing our families…”

Gas attacks? No, we’re feeling fine, thank you.

Assad: I gave up all my chemical weapons. Trust me.

Ed Morrissey Apr 13, 2017 10:01 AM

Attack claims “100% fabrication.”

“We need to see Russia choose to side with the civilized world…”

“Assad committed suicide here.”

“This distinction does not much matter to the dead …”

“…let’s think about the possible reasons for Russia’s failure.”

“Not only does he have right, he has an obligation to act.”

“unconditional support is not possible in this current world”

Too late?

Inside Syria’s secret torture facilities

John Sexton Apr 03, 2017 7:01 PM

“…he selected prisoners, most of them deathly ill, for a fate he called ‘justice.'”

Feb 2017

“You don’t need significant number[s] to commit atrocities.”

Dec 2016

Assad still standing.

Oct 2016

The world he helped create.

Sep 2016

“Whatever they say, it’s just lies and, let’s say, bubbles…”

“the administration seems to be throwing up roadblocks to our bipartisan effort to cut off the resources Assad uses to annihilate his own people”

Another chemical weapon attack reported in Syria

John Sexton Sep 07, 2016 1:21 PM

“At least 37 children and ten women were among those hospitalized…”

Jun 2016
Mar 2016

Kurdish separatists or ISIS?

Mission accomplished.

Ba’athist takeover?

Feb 2016

Video: Kerry announces cease-fire in Syria

Ed Morrissey Feb 12, 2016 12:01 PM

“What we have here are words on paper ….”

Jan 2016

This should go swimmingly

Nov 2015

The welcome wagon.

So much for the grand alliance.

No kumbaya.

Putin: Metrojet crash was a terror attack

Ed Morrissey Nov 17, 2015 8:41 AM

“Vengeance is inevitable.”

This boat ain’t for real.

Oct 2015

Dog and pony show

NYT: White House ends Syrian rebel training program

Ed Morrissey Oct 09, 2015 8:41 AM

In: “Enablers.”