The agreement reached by the US and Russia on Saturda
y that stipulates the destruction of Syria’s
chemical weapons stockpile faces considerable hurdles to implementation.
What are the top three things you need to know about Russia’s intervention in the Syria conflict?
breaks it down for you in
. Also, visit The Wall Street Journal for Aron's contribution to an
, “How is President Obama's turnaround on Syria playing abroad? Seven views fromaround the globe.”
On September 30th, the National Endowment for Democracy and George WashingtonUniversity will host Aron for a discussion on the characteristics of the opposition
movement in Russia and the challenges it faces in light of Putin’s new, repressive
legislation. Find more information
On Sunday, a Yemeni court sent three al Qaeda members to jail for a plot to kill President Abd-RabbuMansour Hadi and to target diplomats in Sanaa.
In her report released last week,
explains why American strategy against al Qaeda is failing today, despite the killing of Osama bin Laden and success against the "core group" in Pakistan. "
" lays the groundwork for a new approach to designing a global strategy to defeat alQaeda, which Zimmerman will pursue over the coming months.Zimmerman is testifying before the House Committee on Homeland SecuritySubcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence on Wednesday. Livestream