Aleppo

Syrians displaced by PKK PYD hope to return home soon
Syrians displaced by PKK/PYD hope to return home soon

PKK/PYD captured Arab town of Tal Rifaat from Syrian opposition early last year

Friday, August 18, 2017

As Aleppo Falls so Falls the International System
As Aleppo Falls, so Falls the International System

The world witnessed a major humanitarian crisis last week, as regime forces and its allies committed atrocities in...

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Cry for Aleppo and the Global Leadership Gap
Cry for Aleppo and the Global Leadership Gap

Turkey is the main humanitarian actor on the ground spearheading intense shuttle diplomacy with Russia for a peaceful...

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Isolated Iran Finds Bosom Buddies in West
Isolated Iran Finds Bosom Buddies in West

With the military expansion policy it is leading, Iran is drawing strong reactions from the Islamic world. The...

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Aleppo is Obama's Darkest Legacy
Aleppo is Obama's Darkest Legacy

At the end of the day, Obama did not act and the people of Syria suffered. This will continue to haunt his foreign...

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Aleppo Shames the World
Aleppo Shames the World

Thousands of men, women and children in Aleppo are still waiting in the freezing cold without food and medical...

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

What's Next after the Fall of Aleppo
What's Next after the Fall of Aleppo?

In brief, the civil war will not end in Syria after the fall of Aleppo, but the relationship between local actors (the...

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Aleppo s fall and the Role of Russian Iranian and
Aleppo’s fall and the Role of Russian, Iranian, and YPG forces

It is not possible to say positive things about the fate of the Syrian Revolution if there isn’t a major change in the...

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Aleppo and Beyond The Worst may Still be Ahead in
Aleppo and Beyond: The Worst may Still be Ahead in Syria

Defeating Daesh and removing them from Iraqi and Syrian towns was never the real challenge. The worst is yet to come:...

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

How Obama's Failed Syria Policy is the Next Guy's Problem
How Obama's Failed Syria Policy is the Next Guy's Problem

As the saying goes, ba'da kharab al-Halab – what's the point after Aleppo is destroyed? For  American...

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Barrel bomb hits Aleppo mosque during breaking of fast

At least 14 people have been killed and 20 others wounded in a barrel bomb attack carried out by Assad regime forces in...

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

How Islamic State victories shape the Syrian civil War

In a display of considerable flexibility on the battlefield, the Islamic State managed to take rebel forces in northern...

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Assad's Syrian regime commits crimes against humanity: Amnesty International

Syrian government forces are committing "crimes against humanity" by indiscriminately bombing Aleppo, Amnesty...

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

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