Erdogan and Obama's differences over Syria feel like a replay of Eisenhower and Menderes.
It may be returning to its deadlier, more centralized pre-9/11 structure.
Sometimes rumors end up having public-policy consequences.
Why Russia succeeds and we fail.
Three countries. One conflict.
It is easy to confuse possibility with responsibility, and policy with inescapable reality.
It's far more than a humanitarian concern.
A broader perspective is necessary for peace to have a chance.
We should try to stop it as soon as possible. But we shouldn't pretend this has been anything but a disaster for our enemies.
The Syria peace talks are on a path to failure, by way of embarrassment.
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