After assertions from the Syrian rebels' key supporters that they will increase and expand their support to overthrow President Assad, the United States announced it will double its non-lethal assistance to the rebel Syrian National Coalition.
As Secretary of State John Kerry other Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) members lead the Obama administration's push for new trade "partnerships," other CFR members applaud the destruction of sovereignty.
A panel of former U.S. government officials and outside experts has concluded that economic sanctions against Iran may be backfiring.
The United States is preparing for a possible military intervention in the civil war in Syria by sending American military personnel to neighboring Jordan.
A two-year long non-partisan study has concluded it is "indisputable" that the United States engaged in the practice of torture.