chemical weapons
Sep 2017

“Some Jewish communal leaders suggested…that the Museum’s moral authority had been hijacked for a partisan re-writing of recent history.”

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

May 2017

Sectarian partition?

Apr 2017

“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…”

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…”


“The dossier refutes the Russian claim that the attack was on an opposition-held chemical weapons depot.”

“Assad committed suicide here.”

CNN also tried to bait him into slamming Trump…it turned out poorly.

“unconditional support is not possible in this current world”

“The view that it’s an al-Qaeda or rebel stockpile of Sarin that’s been blown up in an explosion, I think is completely unsustainable”

Followed by an air strike on a hospital.

Feb 2017


Mar 2016

ISIS “hack”? Defector identifies 22,000 fighters

Ed Morrissey Mar 10, 2016 9:21 AM

Ba’athist takeover?

Feb 2016

CIA chief: ISIS attack attempts on US “inevitable”

Ed Morrissey Feb 15, 2016 7:21 PM

More great news: ISIS has chemical-weapons capability.

Jan 2015

Existential threat.

Oct 2014

Red line? ISIS used chemical weapons against Iraqi army

Ed Morrissey Oct 24, 2014 12:41 PM

Back on offense at Mosul Dam as well.

Breaking out the old hits

Jun 2014

ISIS captures chemical-weapons plant in Iraq

Ed Morrissey Jun 20, 2014 10:41 AM

Aiming again for Beiji refinery?

May 2014


Feb 2014
Jan 2014

Smart power.

Oct 2013

Nobel Peace Prize awarded on spec again

Ed Morrissey Oct 11, 2013 8:01 AM

Attendance award?

Plus, the eradication campaign by radical Islamists against Christians continues.

Sep 2013

Syrian official: UN resolution shows US lost

Ed Morrissey Sep 27, 2013 8:41 AM

No military consequences for failure.

Plus, rebels declare their Islamist intentions.

Cease-fire in Azaz between rebels?

Open thread: Sunday morning talking heads

Allahpundit Sep 15, 2013 8:01 AM

Smart power.

Assad: I’m going to enjoy stretching this out

Ed Morrissey Sep 13, 2013 2:41 PM

UN: Guilty of other war crimes.

“We know a lot less than we did six months ago about where the chemical weapons are.”

Kerry arrives in Geneva to “test” the Russians

Ed Morrissey Sep 12, 2013 10:41 AM

They’ve already tested us.


“Does this give you the feel of amateur hour coming out of this administration?”

“Assad is winning time and lots of it.”