On Sept. 27, thousands of Iranians attended the funeral of Mohsen Hojaji, an Iranian soldier who was captured and beheaded by the Islamic State. He was hardly the first Iranian casualty in Syria. As the head of Iran’s Martyrs Foundation announced a few months ago, the death toll among Iranian forces in the Syrian civil war has […]
So much for Daesh’s terrorist caliphate.
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The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum recently published a report evaluating U.S. engagement in the Syrian civil war. The report examined whether counterfactual U.S. policy decisions at five critical junctures would have reduced atrocities against civilians, and it was immediately met with outrage over its summary finding: Compared with President Barack Obama’s actions, alternative policy choices […]
Not a bad start on the problem
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Tucker Carlson has a knack for creating viral content in his often aggressive interviews. This time, however, he lets the sneering and snide side of his personality completely take over, as he takes on Max Boot, who gets down in the gutter with Carlson to create a nasty exchange that I find embarrassing for both parties: The two men repeatedly interrupt each other, snipe at | Read More »
Mattis seemed pretty convinced the danger was real and the warning appropriate
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On April 4, the Syrian regime dropped a toxic chemical on the town of Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib province, killing at least 69 people, including many children. This incident was the most widely publicized chemical weapons attack since the 2013 attack in the Damascus suburbs that killed more than 1,400 civilians. In both cases, victims […]
Lying. Its what liars do for fun and profit.
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He may be an idiot but he’s doing better than the last handful of idiots.
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