PARIS - Violent extremists who seek to overthrow Syrian President Bashar Assad may instead have hurt negotiations to replace
The use of chemical weapons against civilians is a condemnable act, a crime against humanity. Nevertheless, we need to ask ourselves whether a military intervention is not likely to worsen the situation. The last thing the U.S. wants now, is to see Syria turning into a second Iraq.
A political solution is the only way to end the violence, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird and his German counterpart
BEIRUT - Syrian rebels shot down a military helicopter in the country's east, killing eight government troops on board a