Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Martin Dempsey”

The Folly of Fighting Against Both Sides in Syria (II)

The administration appears to have committed the U.S. to go to war against the Syrian government if the regime attacks U.S. proxies.

Posted September 26th, 2014

ISIS and the Administration’s Ridiculous Threat Inflation

The administration is once again demonstrating its flair for rhetorical overkill: Senior …

Posted August 21st, 2014

An Israeli Strike in Syria and a No-Fly Zone in Syria Are Not “the Same”

The Israeli strike in Syria has given Syria hawks their latest bad …

Posted May 7th, 2013

Imposing a No-Fly Zone in Syria Requires Starting a New War

Bret Stephens has a strange idea about how no-fly zones work: Use …

Posted May 7th, 2013