Damascus (Syria)

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2013

    Syria Strike Averted -- by Accident!

    So, Secretary of State John Kerry was traveling in Britain yesterday and when a reporter asked him at a news conference whether there was any way that Syria could now avoid being struck as retaliation for a chemical weapons attack on its own people. Kerry harrumphed, in a tone of yah, right, like it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2013

    Assad Is "Least Worst" Option, Says Syrian Activist in Florida

    Born in Damascus, Dr. Hadi Yaziji has been a Miami resident and a U.S. citizen for some years now. He is a pathologist by training and, as conflict has consumed the land of his birth, he has turned his analytical skills from medical problems to the disease of war. Dr. Yaziji's conclusions, based o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2013

    Tom Rooney "Apprehensive" About Possible Syria Military Action by U.S.

    Tom Rooney, your 17th congressional district rep, isn't too fired up about the U.S. possibly taking military action in Syria. Or, as the Palm Beach Post puts it, he's "apprehensive" and "wary" of any action. "I'm pretty against getting involved in a Sunni-Shia civil war," Rooney says. According t ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 11, 2004