Browsing All posts tagged under »Syria«


June 8, 2018 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to Reuters: The U.S. State Department voiced outrage on Tuesday over the Syrian government’s assumption of the presidency of the U.N. Conference on Disarmament for the next month, saying Damascus lacked credibility to preside over the body because of its use of chemical weapons.“We are outraged at the Syrian […]

Trump Administration Delivers Right Response To Syria’s Unacceptable Actions

April 16, 2018 by


By James Carafano Ph.D.~ Last year, when the Assad regime in Syria gassed its own people, the Trump administration sent an unmistakable message: The unrestrained use of chemical weapons makes it difficult for the U.S. to protect its interests in the regional conflict. So … stop Syrian President Bashar Assad did—for about a year. In […]

Fact Checking Obama’s Phony Legacy

April 12, 2017 by


By Roger Aronoff ~ The Washington Post’s fact-checker, Glenn Kessler, recently gave Susan Rice four Pinocchios for a false and misleading statement regarding Syria’s chemical weapons stockpile. But what is notable about this story is not that Rice lied. She has done that many times. Rather, the remarkable part of this story is that the […]

Leading From Behind Has Predicted Result + More – Daily Digest

December 9, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “A universal peace, it is to be feared, is in the catalogue of events, which will never exist but in the imaginations of visionary philosophers, or in the breasts of benevolent enthusiasts.” —James Madison, 1792 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Leading From Behind Has Predicted Result Seems like no nation wants to […]

The Science Says Prince Charles Is A Fool To Blame Global Warming For The Islamic State

November 25, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Prince Charles blames the rise of the Islamic State not on Islam but man-made global warming: The Syrian crisis that is spreading terror across the world was prompted by climate change, the Prince of Wales has claimed… ‘Some of us were saying twenty-something years ago that if we didn’t tackle these […]

Commander in Chief ‘Not Interested’ in ‘Winning’ + More – Daily Digest

November 17, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “To render the justice of the war on our part the more conspicuous, the reluctance to commence it was followed by the earliest and strongest manifestations of a disposition to arrest its progress. The sword was scarcely out of the scabbard before the enemy was apprised of the reasonable terms […]

Hey, Look — Boots on the Ground in Syria + More – Daily Digest

November 2, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclination, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.” —John Adams, 1770 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Hey, Look — Boots on the Ground in Syria “I will not put American boots on the […]

The Evidence: Clinton’s Web of Benghazi Lies + More – Daily Digest

October 23, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “It is of great importance to set a resolution, not to be shaken, never to tell an untruth. There is no vice so mean, so pitiful, so contemptible; and he who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it a second and a third […]

Following – Humor

October 5, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ Surprise! Planned Parenthood Doesn’t Do Mammograms Parts Meme: A Series of Unfortunate Events Meme: Recognizing the Unborn Clocks Away! A Quick Visit EPA Meme: Obama’s Foreign Policy at Work Shake? September Jobs Report Hit With Autumn Chill Outsider Meme: Half Mast Read more excellent articles at The Patriot Post Related articles One Minute […]

As Syrian Regime Teeters, Obama Lacks A Plan

August 3, 2015 by


By Dr. Peter Brookes ~ Tired of the bantering about the deeply-flawed Iran nuclear deal? No worries, there are plenty of other scary scenarios to mull over during your morning coffee beyond the ayatollahs splitting atoms. For instance, what’s our plan for when the regime of Syria’s Bashar Assad falls? Yes, I said “falls.” If […]

It’s Happening Again

November 3, 2014 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Jews have lived through the fall of many civilizations. We watched as the civilization of the ancient Greeks fell. We saw the fall of the Roman Empire. And we wrote a book that we’ve carried with us through history. In that book we noted that “in every generation they rise […]

Friday Digest Nelson Mandela, RIP and More

December 6, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Liberty must at all hazards be supported.” –John Adams GOVERNMENT & POLITICS Nelson Mandela, RIP Nelson Mandela, the former South African president who helped end apartheid, died Thursday. He was 95. Mandela earned respect and praise because he went beyond the African National Congress days of violence to truly advocate […]

Top 5 Reasons Not To Use Missile Strikes In Syria

August 27, 2013 by


By James Carafano Ph.D.~ There are press reports that the White House is considering missile strikes on the Assad regime in Syria to punish it for the use of chemical weapons. That is a bad idea for five reasons. 1. The Responsibility to Protect (R2P) doctrine is not adequate justification for direct military intervention. This […]

Falling Into Syria

June 10, 2013 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ It just keeps getting worse! Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones .

War in Syria

February 12, 2012 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Russia and China are being demonized in the West for not signing on to a one-sided UN condemnation …against the Iran-backed Assad forces and ignoring the Moslem Brotherhood-backed Sunni forces. Any theory that I might present to explain the situation would make me sound like a conspiracy nut. So what […]

Assad The Alawite

February 8, 2012 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Assad is not “killing his own people”! What is really going on in Syria is a war between the ruling Alawites (a kind of offshoot sect of Shia Islam) and the Sunni Moslems. So the Iranian Shias are backing the Alawites and Al Queda backs the Sunnis. To understand the […]

Syria: Dictatorship 101

February 3, 2012 by


By Alan Caruba ~ A bit of Syrian history will prove useful as the world looks on while Syrians are slaughtered in the thousands to ensure that Bashar al-Assad, the son of the late Hafez al-Assad remains that nation’s dictator. Hafez came to power in a bloodless military coup in 1970. A year later he […]

Obama’s Move to Close U.S. Embassy in Syria a Wise Decision

January 22, 2012 by


By Mike Brownfield ~ After 10 months of anti-government protests in Syria and some 5,000 dead amid a violent government crackdown, the United States is preparing to close the U.S. embassy in the capital city of Damascus and evacuate all American personnel by the end of January, The Washington Post reports. The embassy will remain […]

Is Syria Nato’s Next?

December 4, 2011 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon Is NATO going to do it again? Is Syria NATO’s next target? Here’s the view from Iran. According to the Tehran Times: “Russia is sending its warships to Syrian waters in a move aimed at preventing any foreign attacks against Syrian territories.According to Russian sources, the recent move conveys the message […]

The Syrian Horror Show

July 20, 2011 by


By Alan Caruba Name me a country where funeral processions get fired upon and more people die on the way to burying the latest martyrs for peace and freedom? It’s just about any country in the Middle East and on July 19 it was Syria where ten people died in Homs, a place where some […]

Back in the Neighborhood

June 18, 2011 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon I’m back in the neighborhood. For me that’s the Middle East. Part of the difficulty about being in America was seeing how the U.S. government and the Media just don’t seem to understand the Mid East reality. “Arab Spring”? What are they talking about? Sigh! Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at […]

Russian Roulette

September 20, 2010 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon The story (as reported 2 hours ago) by the Associated Press: Israel tried to block Russian arms deal with Syria By JOSEF FEDERMAN (AP) – September 19, 2010JERUSALEM — “Israel’s prime minister said Sunday that he failed to block Russian plans to sell Syria anti-ship cruise missiles that his country fears […]

“Safe at Home” Interviews Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser

April 2, 2008 by


The following interview was conducted by Joan Harting Barham in Phoenix, Arizona as part of the Safe at Home series for Family Security Matters. It can be found online at this link. Safe at Home Interviews Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser Joan Harting Barham Meet Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser, our third profile in resilience. We’d love […]