Iraq is the only other country that has been forced to surrender its chemical weapons.
Iran's President Rouhani is sincere about a nuclear deal, because the costs of building a nuclear bomb are too high. But demonizing the US is still the linchpin of foreign policy for a certain faction in Tehran. For them, normalization of US relations would mean the regime's end.
The slaughter at Nairobi's Westgate Mall is more than just a tragedy of the moment. If Al Shabab gets its way, it could cost far more lives going forward.
An attempt at breaking down who Syria's rebels are, and what they want.
It's important to remember that the source of information about Syria's rebels is as important as the information itself.