But can Russia uphold its promises?
Putin can afford to lie to America, but he can’t control Syria without Iranian support.
A no-fly/no-drive zone.
Don’t trade Crimea for empty promises.
Mimicking the totalitarian habit of rewriting the past.
What will be Moscow’s next move?
Vladimir Putin’s dream come true.
Years of Western enabling have emboldened Putin.
The calculus behind eliminating a chemical-weapons site.
Assad will stay, but will Iran remain supreme?
A bold new strategy.
Nor can it protect civilians without putting boots on the ground.