Signals from both Tehran and Washington are often misinterpreted and the subject of attack on the domestic stages in both countries.
Damascus is seeking an arms deal with Moscow, a move that would bolster its position in the Middle East.
‘So are you Muslim or are you Jewish?’
At Alternative Camp, draft dodgers and declared conscientious objectors hope to develop a new generation of young Israelis who refuse to fight.
They've come to Denver for countless causes, but they almost uniformly reject the designated protest zone.