The two countries share strategic concerns. They should work more closely together.
12/08/2008 12:00 am
Syria is the prime suspect in former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri's assassination. But many say an international tribunal could cause it to turn away from engaging with the West and Israel.
12/05/2008 12:00 am
President Medvedev visits Venezuela this week as a Russian nuclear warship leads joint maneuvers.
11/25/2008 12:00 am
A new pact that faces final approval from parliament will keep US troops in Iraq for up to three more years. By June 2009 US forces will pull back to major bases.
11/17/2008 12:00 am
A 2004 classified order authorized the military to attack Al Qaeda operatives around the globe. As many as a dozen raids occurred under this mandate.
11/11/2008 12:00 am
Condoleezza Rice heads to the area for a summit of powers promoting peace.
11/05/2008 12:00 am
In a move to avoid a second deadly battle in a Palestinian refugee camp, some groups have taken a rare step away from Islamist militancy.
11/04/2008 12:00 am
10/31/2008 01:00 am
Syrian-born Omar Kurdi of Irvine, Calif., became a US citizen at age 15. A student activist, he gives much weight to the candidates’ foreign-policy stances, especially in Iraq and the Middle East.
10/30/2008 01:00 am
10/29/2008 01:00 am