U.N. observers

  • June 14, 2012  

    In other news Thursday, Egypt’s highest court dealt a double blow to the newly empowered Muslim Brotherhood. The judges found the law governing last fall’s elections unconstitutional and ordered the new Islamist-dominated parliament dissolved. Also, U.N. observers finally entered the Syrian town of Haffa. Continue reading

  • June 7, 2012  

    “Syria cannot be peaceful, stable or certainly democratic until [President] Assad goes,” U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Thursday, calling the latest near massacre “unconscionable.” Ray Suarez and The Washington Post’s Colum Lynch discuss the latest diplomatic maneuvering over Syria at the United Nations. Continue reading