Bad Idea: Canada to increase aid money for Syria

OTTAWA – Canada is prepared to provide more humanitarian aid to Syria, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird said Wednesday.

Spengler: Hopeless But Not Syri-us

Over at the new Gatestone Institute, some longstanding friends and I conduct a regular electronic meetingto dissect crisis situations, and let the public read the results after we’re done. There are too many moving parts for any individual to follow, and Syria is a case in point: It resembles one of those Quentin Tarantino standoffs in which everyone has a gun pointed at everyone else. Our last exercise came to a striking conclusion: Nothing is going to happen in Syria, except more of the same. Syria will stand as a living monument to the delusions of the Democracy Exporters.