Published March 14, 2012
The inexcusable inertia in aiding defenseless Syrians who live at the mercy of their own government is the biggest tragedy so far of the so-called "Arab Spring."
Published March 04, 2012
What the President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu state publicly after their White House meeting Monday will say a lot about the current alignment of American and Israeli views of the Iranian nuclear threat.
Published February 11, 2012
To deliver food, medicine and other urgently needed supplies requires cooperative partners on the ground in Syria. In the coming days the Syrian people will know if and how the countries that proclaim to be friends will deliver.
Published February 01, 2012
Whether motivated by a sincere commitment to sustaining the regime of Syria's Bashar al-Assad, or for the sheer enjoyment of frustrating its Western rivals on the world stage, Russia has needlessly sacrificed innocent lives and prolonged the conflict in Syria.
Published December 28, 2011
It is imperative to recognize the evil and take the bold actions to end the horrors that the Syrian people are enduring.
Published November 23, 2011
Major American media have been obsessed, almost wishfully, for several years now with the prospect of an Israeli military strike, mentioning Israel in almost every news article on Iran’s nuclear program. But is that the only way to prevent Iran from getting a nuclear weapon?
Published November 02, 2011
If American generosity and genuine concern for Arab-Israeli peace are not fully appreciated, Washington may need to reconsider its role.
Published October 12, 2011
Carrying out a major terror attack in another country’s capital city is nothing new for Iran, which has long used violence as a foreign policy tool. In 1992, the Israeli Embassy in Buenos Aires was destroyed in a terror bombing, and, two years later, the AMIA Jewish community center in that city was leveled by a car bomb.
Published September 03, 2011
Brazil, China, India, Lebanon, Russia and South Africa are the Security Council members blocking global action on Syria. Russia, in particular, has made clear it will veto any resolution on Syria.
Published August 29, 2011
Will the secrets of the Lockerbie bomber, never revealed during his trial a decade ago, tragically go with him to his grave?