By Susan Crabtree | 02/05/14 11:23 AM
U.S. officials and key lawmakers on Capitol Hill are growing increasingly pessimistic about the prospects for bringing the bloody civil war in Syria to an end after the regime unleashed a new round of “barrel bombs” this week, killing civilians in the northern city of Aleppo.
By Susan Crabtree | 02/03/14 02:36 PM
President Obama in late March will travel to Saudi Arabia, a longtime American ally whose relationship with Washington has frayed in recent months over rising concerns about U.S. policy toward Iran and Syria. In announcing the travel, the White House made it clear the visit is aimed at mending...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/03/14 01:55 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Monday said President Obama was “unwavering” in his efforts to end Syria's civil war and disputed a report suggesting Secretary of State John Kerry believed the administration's policy was not working.
By Ashe Schow | 02/02/14 12:19 PM
Persecution of Christians continues to worsen, fueled in part by the "Arab Spring," which not only unleashed a wave of Islamist radicalism across the Arab world but also left Christians holding the blame for many of the uprisings that removed Arab leaders from power. In 2013, 2,123 Christians...
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