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Taking Damascus, One, Two, Three

by Reuel Marc Gerechtvia The Caravan
Thursday, February 23, 2012

Although Bashar al-Assad could still kill off the revolt against his tyranny, it seems increasingly unlikely. The rebellion today is far larger—geographically and numerically—than the rebellion of the Syrian Muslim Brotherhood in Hama in 1982.

Don’t Give Up on Sanctions

by Reuel Marc Gerechtvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, November 21, 2011

The release last week of the International Atomic Energy Agency’s report on Iran’s progressing nuclear program has to make one wonder whether more than 30 years of sanctions have helped to thwart — or even stall — the country’s nuclear designs.

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Don’t Give Up on Sanctions

by Reuel Marc Gerecht, Mark Dubowitzvia New York Times
Saturday, November 19, 2011

If Washington learns how to leverage greed, effective energy sanctions against Iran will not raise oil prices...

Iran's Act of War

by Reuel Marc Gerechtvia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, October 13, 2011

There is still much to learn about the Iranian-directed plot to blow up the Saudi ambassador in a Washington, D.C., restaurant.

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Iran's Act of War

by Reuel Marc Gerechtvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, October 13, 2011

The Islamic Republic is becoming more dangerous, not less, as it ages...

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America vs. Jihadists

by Reuel Marc Gerechtvia Weekly Standard Blog
Wednesday, September 7, 2011

States can and will support al Qaeda, unless they continue to fear an American response...

Obama, American liberator?

by Reuel Marc Gerechtvia Advancing a Free Society
Friday, September 2, 2011

Libya was not a robust showing of liberal-internationalist conviction: The single greatest factor behind the West’s armed intrusion was the surreality of Moammar Gaddafi.

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Obama, American liberator?

by Reuel Marc Gerecht, Mark Dubowitzvia Washington Post
Thursday, September 1, 2011

Sept. 11, 2001, transformed Bush. We must wait to see whether the Great Arab Revolt has permanently changed Obama. Syria will be his real test...

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The Syrian Challenge

by Reuel Marc Gerechtvia Weekly Standard
Monday, July 11, 2011

This administration never misses an opportunity to miss an opportunity...

The Syrian Challenge

by Reuel Marc Gerechtvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, July 11, 2011

The administration’s policy toward Syria is shaping up to be the greatest missed opportunity of Barack Obama’s presidency.

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