The World


Syria: Will The Aleppo Evacuees Be Forced to Go Through It All Over Again? (Reuters)

For Both The Dead and The Survivors, Evacuation Comes Too Late: Nations of The World Shirk Moral Obligation to Protect Innocent Civilians from Syria Carnage (CNN)


A woman in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina protests the world’s indifference to the suffering of the people of Syria. (Photo: AP)

Pleas from Aleppo to The World Were Met with Indifference (Michael Kimmelman)


A Plea from Aleppo: Dear World, Where Is Your Outrage? Where Is Your Compassion? (Emanuella Grinberg/CNN)

93 Syrians, Including at Least 16 Children, Killed in Poison Gas Attack by Syrian Gov’t or Russians (AFP)

“Complete Meltdown of Humanity”: Prior to Ceasefire Agreement, Russian-Backed Pro-Assad Forces Slaughter Civilians in Aleppo (NBC News)


The Middle East

Egypt Finally Getting Serious About Eradicating Female Genital Mutilation? (CNN)

‘Mad Dog’ Mattis: A Voice of Reason (Relatively Speaking) in The New Administration (New York Times)…

…Who Has Some Tough Love for Israel (The Times of Israel)

CIA Chief: Scrapping Iran Nuke Deal Would Be “Disastrous” (New York Times)



In Austria, A Setback for The Rising Right-Wing Tide (The Guardian)