The refusal of Bashar al Assad’s regime to comply with the provisions of the U.N.-backed plan is leading to grave consequences.
At the recent Camp David G-8 meeting, leaders agreed to take additional steps to support Arab transitions underway.
The United States has named its first ambassador in 22 years and announced the intent to ease restrictions on new American investment.
Civilian rule is vital to winning the respect and support of the Malian people.
Iran has established a cyber army to track dissidents and censor news.
The Arab Spring is an unprecedented opportunity for the people of the region to achieve greater freedom and prosperity.