Kyle Orton explains how Assad’s repeated use of chemical weapons, with little punitive measures, has contributed to a dangerous culture of normalizing these deadly weapons. A detailed article regarding Assad’s history of chemical warfare in the Syrian conflict. 8 more words
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Chemical weapons elicit a very specific emotive and political response from populations, namely, anxiety. What are the drivers behind the fears surrounding chemical weapons?
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“War, like revolution, is founded upon intimidation.
Iraqi Forces Enter Mosul University in Fight To Eradicate Eradicate Islamic State in the City -- ISIS destroyed all the buildings as they pulled back
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
JAN. 13, 2017, 2:24 A.M. E.S.T.
IRBIL, Iraq — Two Iraqi officers say Iraqi special forces have entered the Mosul University, a tactical achievement in battling Islamic State militants for control of the city. 227 more words
PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) – The Army has resumed the destruction of chemical weapons at a plant in Colorado after fixing a leak that caused a hazardous waste spill. 122 more words
The Daily Mail
While a terror attack was occurring in Berlin and an Ambassador was assassinated in Turkey on Monday, President President Barack Obama could be found teeing off on the golf course as part of his Christmas vacation in Hawaii. 228 more words