Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Colum Lynch”

The Wrecking of the State Department Hasn’t Ended

The cumulative damage that is being done to U.S. diplomacy is considerable and will be with us after Trump and Pompeo are gone.

Posted March 12th, 2019

The Disgraceful, Failed War on Yemen

The intervention has been and remains wholly illegitimate.

Posted August 21st, 2017

The War on Yemen and Our Despicable Clients

The Saudis have the gall to threaten to withhold funding for UN humanitarian aid in an attempt to cover up the crimes that the coalition has committed in Yemen.

Posted June 7th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Inside Saudi Arabia’s push to silence criticism of its brutal war on …

Posted April 29th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

How much change do Iranians want? Hooman Majd comments on the recent …

Posted March 4th, 2016

Yemen and the Absurd “No Daylight” Standard

The idea that the U.S. needs to do more to support the Saudis in Yemen is disgraceful and obnoxious.

Posted October 15th, 2015

The Saudi-Led Coalition’s Crimes in Yemen

U.S. support for this war becomes more disgraceful by the day.

Posted September 23rd, 2015

The Underwhelming U.S. Response to Israeli Intransigence

The administration’s reaction is fine as far as it goes, but it doesn’t amount to very much.

Posted March 19th, 2015

South Sudan and the “Supposed Good Guys”

Column Lynch describes how South Sudan is tearing itself apart: It’s an …

Posted December 27th, 2013

France’s Iran Blunder

Christopher Dickey explains why France should be faulted for its sabotage of …

Posted November 10th, 2013

Russia and the Draft U.N. Resolution on Syria

Colum Lynch describes the terms of the draft U.N. Syria resolution: A …

Posted September 27th, 2013