Assad via Onion satire: I'm keeping my country, US deal with it!
Head to head: President Obama is against President Al Assad's policies. (Image: Wikipedia)
Onion article on Obama's handling of Syria is unfortunately one of the most accurate I have read so far.
White House sources confirmed today that President Barack Obama is carefully weighing his option for dealing with the war-torn Middle Eastern nation.
Source: Daily Paul
Can strikes reduce civilian deaths in Syria?
One of the main arguments against US missile strikes to punish Syria's regime for its alleged use of chemical weapons is that such attacks will be of little immediate use in protecting civilians.
Source: The Arabist
A Eulogy for the Damascus Bourgeoisie
You don't know this, but Syrians are the Mexicans of Lebanon. They squat and stand at the street corners waiting for somebody to drive by in the pick up and hire a bunch of them to clean out his backyard or do some other menial work.