Category: Syria

Syrian war’s brutality isn’t going away

CNN.com Augustus Richard Norton, College of Arts & Sciences A gruesome snuff video that has garnered more than 180,000 views on YouTube underlines just how grim the Syrian conflict has become… Expert quote: “The only identifying marks on the uniforms are yellow ribbons, which, in theory, would identify them as Hezbollahis.” View full article

The unknowns surrounding Syria

MIT News Augustus Richard Norton, College of Arts & Sciences This week has produced an important development concerning the situation in Syria: The United States, which has been weighing a potential military strike against government forces in the Syrian civil war, now seems open to the possibility of a Russian-backed intervention aimed at removing Syria’s […]