U.S. warns Russia after its ally, Syria, launches latest chemical weapons attack

The United States warned Russia to reign in its Syrian ally after new reports that Damascus used chemical weapons against rebels. Human rights monitoring organizations claim that 21 Syrians, including children, suffered difficulty breathing following an alleged chemical attack on a besieged rebel enclave outside Damascus. The U.S. has yet to confirm the attack, but officials [...]


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Jon E. Dougherty is a political, foreign policy and national security analyst and reporter with nearly 30 years of experience in both fields. A U.S. Army veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he holds BA in Political Science from Ashford University and an MA in National Security Studies/Intelligence Analysis from American Military University.