There’s Really No Point to More Syrian Peace Talks
The Geneva II talks have ended, and a third round of talks is supposedly on the way — but it may very well already be doomed to fail.
The Syrian Peace Talks Look Like a Tragic Farce
The "Geneva II" talks got off to a bad start, as participants immediately accused one another of being illegitimate and committing horrible crimes. And even if the two sides could come together, they'd have to figure out how to deal with the jihadist...
Fighting in Syria Is Inching Lebanon Closer to Civil War
As world leaders meet at the Geneva II conference to discuss the conflict in Syria, violence there is bleeding over its borders into neighboring Lebanon. Now, after multiple bombings in Tripoli, Lebanon may be headed toward the brink.