Critics who say Obama lost foreign-policy ground to Russia, Assad, and Putin on the Syria crisis have it just plain wrong. Here are four reasons why the critics are mistaken.
The public reaction to a terrorist attack on Christians in Pakistan reflects a similar pushback by moderate Muslims in Egypt and Tunisia. Civic values such as religious tolerance are at stake in this latest struggle for Islam.
The strange tale of an effort to claim that Syria's rebels were responsible for a chemical weapons attack near Damascus.
An attempt at breaking down who Syria's rebels are, and what they want.