Since the start of the Syrian civil war in 2011, Israel has regularly conducted air strikes in Syria to diminish the military capabilities of Hezbollah, as well as Iranian targets
In the U.S., the ‘death of local journalism’ is a term used to describe the loss of independent local newspapers as large media corporations consolidate an even greater market share
After seven long years of hard fighting in Syria’s bloody civil war, it is unclear whether Hezbollah will come out of the conflict on the positive or negative side of the ledger
Idlib has a terrorist problem. But the imminent military assault on rebel stronghold, framed by the Assad regime and its Russian allies as a necessary step to stabilize Syria, will create an immense humanitarian disaster while still proving counterproductive in terms of an effective response
How governments respond to natural disasters is among the most tangible ways in which people assess the competence of their elected leadership