Buying off Turkey

Source: Bloomberg
By Ben Marchman On a visit to Ankara, Turkey this weekend, German Chancellor Angela Merkel proposed the hastening of...

A Syrian Future

After two years of fighting, neither the Free Syrian Army nor the government of Bashar al-Assad has made meaningful gains in the Syrian conflict. Considering that even the most creative efforts by skilled diplomats like Kofi Annan have failed, Syria’s unknown future is unlikely to make itself clear any time soon.