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13th September 2013 – National Review Online

Syria’s Pals at the Chemical Weapons Convention

Claudia Rosett

With Russia on his side, Syria’s President Bashar Assad has now agreed to sign on to the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC), which is meant... more...

11th September 2013 – CTV News

News Update

Emanuele Ottolenghi

FDD's Emanuele Ottolenghi discusses Russia's plan to remove chemical weapons from Syria and the likelihood of a diplomatic solution to the crisis. more...

7th September 2013 – CTV News

News Update

Emanuele Ottolenghi

FDD's Emanuele Ottolenghi discusses the likelihood of a diplomatic solution in Syria following the use of chemical weapons. more...

3rd September 2013 – Forbes

Next on Syria: Leading From Russia?

Claudia Rosett

Having failed to obtain a United Nations resolution on Syria, or assemble a robust coalition of the willing, or provide the American public with any clear... more...

28th August 2013 – CTV News

News Update

Clifford D. May

FDD's Clifford May discusses whether the world can afford to wait for some sort of diplomatic solution regarding Syria. more...

26th August 2013 – Syndicated

Secure Freedom Radio

Claudia Rosett

FDD's Claudia Rosett examines the situation in Syria and the lack of a UN response, as well as the absence of Samantha Power at this critical time. more...

26th August 2013 – Quoted by Joshua Haber, Foreign Policy

Russia Supports UN Probe of Possible Chemical Attack in Syria

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Moscow announced support for a UN investigation into Wednesday's attack, joining a chorus of international calls for both the Assad regime and Syrian... more...

19th August 2013 – Forbes

North Korean-Syrian Chemistry: The Weapons Connections

Claudia Rosett

Is North Korea complicit in the use of chemical weapons in Syria? For a host of reasons, this question ought to be high priority for the United Nations... more...

13th August 2013 – AM 920 KVEL

The Lincoln Brown Show

Claudia Rosett

lack of accountability at the UN, particularly the failure of the UN Millennium Development Goals and UN peacekeepers bringing cholera to Haiti. more...

8th August 2013 – Fox News

Happening Now

Claudia Rosett

FDD's Claudia Rosett discusses a report that the UN is responsible for the deadly cholera outbreak in Haiti. more...

25th July 2013 – The Wall Street Journal

Opinion Journal

Claudia Rosett

FDD's Claudia Rosett on what awaits Samantha Power at the United Nations. more...

24th July 2013 – Foreign Policy

A Terrorist by Any Other Name

Benjamin Weinthal, Claudia Rosett

It has now been a year since Hezbollah operatives blew up a tour bus in Burgas, Bulgaria, killing five Israeli tourists and their Bulgarian bus driver... more...

23rd July 2013 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Claudia Rosett

UNESCO honoring Che Guevara. more...

23rd July 2013 – Fox News

Where are the UN Sanctions on Hezbollah?

Benjamin Weinthal, Claudia Rosett

A year ago Hezbollah operatives destroyed the lives of innocent Israelis and Bulgarians when they blew up a tour bus in Burgas. “The wound in my... more...

9th July 2013 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Claudia Rosett

Egypt's newly appointed Vice President, Mohamed ElBaradei and his Anti-American past. more...

20th June 2013 – Quoted by Alana Goodman, The Washington Free Beacon

UN Troops On the March

Claudia Rosett

The United Nations is in the process of deploying a 3,000-strong intervention force in the Democratic Republic of Congo to fight armed rebel groups in a move that some... more...

19th June 2013 – The Long War Journal

Shabaab Suicide Assault Team Storms UN Compound in Mogadishu

Bill Roggio

A suicide assault team from Shabaab, al Qaeda's affiliate in Somalia, attacked a United Nations base in the capital of Somalia, killing several UN employees... more...

5th June 2013 – CTV News

News Update

Emanuele Ottolenghi

FDD's Emanuele Ottolenghi discusses a UN report that says Syria has likely used chemical weapons in the ongoing civil war. more...

6th May 2013 – Commentary

Has Assad Already Lost Control of Syria’s Chemical Weapons?

Emanuele Ottolenghi

While the debate continues on the administration’s apparent slip of tongue that is causing some much confusion about President Obama’s Syria policy or rather, lack thereof... more...

6th May 2013 – New York Post

Fight the Blackmail

Claudia Rosett

Yet again, North Korea is playing hostage politics with America — sentencing a US citizen in its custody, Kenneth Bae, to 15 years at hard labor. It’s time we stopped giving in to this extortion. more...


Claudia Rosett



15th April 2013 - 4:00 AM

Claudia Rosett Speaks on Iran and the UN

‘Iran at the UN: An Underreported Game of Influence’

The Henry Jackson Society, London, UK

20th February 2013 - 12:00 PM

Claudia Rosett Presides at Conversation with Amb Frederick Barton

A Conversation with Ambassador Frederick Barton

Council on Foreign Relations