Though Putin may look like he's in control in Syria, the intervention is likely to end badly for him.
The much criticized "train and equip" program to fight ISIS and Assad is on pause, probably forever.
Stepping up support for extremists simply because Russia has targeted them would be folly.
Senior ministers from both countries confirmed that the talks could happen as early as today.
The disgraced former CIA director and army general was there to offer his views on the Mideast.
They need peacekeepers to protect safe havens, more aid and an end to the Syrian civil war.
Russia's recent military support of Syria is more about Ukraine than the Middle East
Republican senators condemned the program as a "total failure."
The desert sands sweeping through Israel and refugees on the march in Europe evoke a postapocalyptic world.
A personal account of outreach and understanding in Jordan's refugee neighborhoods.
Smuggled out of Syria, the photos are being used to raise awareness of atrocities and push for civilian protections.
Jordan's health care system is struggling to provide for Syrian refugees.
Refugees displaced by Syria's ongoing civil war are trying to build new lives in Jordan.
A Syrian academic, imprisoned in Palmyra for nine years, says the jail is "Assad's symbol."
An exclusion zone should be implemented only after public discussion, debate in Congress and a congressional vote.
Only two heads of state will attend as Gulf states seek reassurance over US ties with Iran.
The first rebel brigade supported by the U.S., Hazzm, was crushed by Nusra.
Republican and Democratic U.S. senators called on President Barack Obama on Tuesday to create and enforce humanitarian safe zones in Syria.
In a separate advance, rebel groups that have received backing from Assad's Arab and Western foes captured a border crossing with Jordan.
Socialist chairman denounces Assad as 'a butcher' after French cross-party delegation visits Damascus this week.
Jordan is one of several Arab countries participating in the U.S.-led military mission to bomb fighters from the Islamist group, which holds territory in both Syria and Iraq.
The House approved the measure authorizing the training plan until Dec. 11. It was attached to a stopgap spending spill also expected to pass.