Trump's pick to lead the CIA oversaw some of the "black sites" that used torture against terrorism suspects in the wake of 9/11. Can she lead one of the nation's top agencies? Some say no.
U.S. Ambassador Robert Ford's visit to Syria has drawn the condemnation of the Assad regime. Richard Murphy, who was U.S. Ambassador to Syria from 1974 to 1978, gives his analysis of the situation.
U.S. Ambassador to Syria Robert Ford made an unannounced visit to the city of Hama yesterday. Ford apparently traveled to Hama on his own to show solidarity with the four month uprising against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.