Tag: US airstrikes on Syria

Congress Should Still Vote on Trump’s Syrian Strike

Congress Should Still Vote on Trump’s Syrian Strike

Launching missiles against another country is nothing short of an act of war. The Constitution gives Congress the sole authority to declare war, not the president. When he ordered a “surgical” bombing strike against Syria in retaliation for Bashar al-Assad’s alleged use of chemical weapons...

Syrian Civil War Escalates to International Crisis

Syrian Civil War Escalates to International Crisis

The Syrian War, apart from its horrendous humanitarian toll, is now for all intents and purposes an international conflict. Syria’s civil war has reached a magnitude unforeseen by anyone in the conflict’s seven-year course. Not in 2011, when it began. Not in 2012 when President Barack Obama...

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