While the Syrian crisis has attracted the most attention at the G-8 summit, Russia is quietly focusing other priorities closer to home.
Jun 17, 2013 | 19:44 GMT
Some of the challenges loyalist forces must overcome are the same that kept them from taking the city in summer 2012.
Jun 17, 2013 | 12:32 GMT
Syria's use of chemical weapons hasn't necessarily changed the United States' strategic interest in avoiding military intervention.
Jun 14, 2013 | 01:00 GMT