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Two Weeks of Great Clarity

Dennis Prager, If you prize clarity, then these past weeks were some of the best in memory. 1. When America leads, the world is better. For the first time in eight years, the allies of America and the world’s decent people celebrated America’s return to leadership. Just about all of them understand that if the

Five Lessons to Be Learned from the U.S. Strikes Against Assad

Ahmadi Nasab, Less than 72 hours after Bashar al-Assad used chemical weapons in Syria, America responded by targeting the air base used for the gas attacks. The primary motive for the strikes doubtless is to restore America’s moral leadership. The level of disharmony at the international level and the United Nations makes America the only

Gen. Mattis: ‘No doubt’ Assad used chemical weapons against civilians

Defense Secretary James Mattis said Tuesday “there is no doubt” that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s regime is “responsible” for gassing its own people and warned that the U.S. would respond again if Assad were to launch another chemical strike.  “I have personally reviewed the intelligence and there is no doubt the Syrian regime is responsible

Ex-Obama officials show true colors on Syria after strikes

President Trump’s missile strikes on the Assad regime have re-opened the divide among former Obama administration officials over their much-critiqued Syria policy.  While some Barack Obama allies criticized Trump and defended the former administration’s diplomatic approach, others could hardly contain their relief that the U.S. had taken military action in response to chemical weapons use. 

Syrian chemical attack survivor praises Trump for missile strikes

A Syrian refugee who survived a 2013 chemical weapons attack said Monday he wants President Trump to help Syrians return to a safe country without Bashar al-Assad in power.  “Thank you, Mr. President, for taking action,” Kassen Eid said on “Fox & Friends” Monday morning.  Eid, who escaped to Europe after fighting the Assad regime, praised Trump’s