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Can Russia Install its Kadyrov in Syria
Can Russia Install its Kadyrov in Syria?

Russia can find its Syrian Kadyrov. However, in contrast to Chechnya, Russia needs to balance and share power with another...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

The US Needs to Re-engage with the Syrian Opposition
The US Needs to Re-engage with the Syrian Opposition

Daesh is now in a new era in which popular support and acceptable governance will be the main effective tools to grab the...

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

The Nightmare in Idlib is Real A Firsthand Account of
The Nightmare in Idlib is Real: A Firsthand Account of the Horrors Being Perpetrated Today

Eight months later, the Assad regime, backed by Russian air power, has conducted a ruthless aerial campaign which has...

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

The Syrian Regime s Strategy of Forced Migration
The Syrian Regime’s Strategy of Forced Migration

Forced migration and displacement are among the unlawful and most effective measures that the Assad regime has been using....

Sunday, May 12, 2019

Between Rock and a Hard Place The Armed Syrian Opposition
Between Rock and a Hard Place: The Armed Syrian Opposition In Idlib

Under current circumstances, the Syrian opposition remains weak in their disunity and seem incapable of getting rid of...

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Assad s Comeback A Lebanese Perspective
Assad’s Comeback? A Lebanese Perspective

Lebanon fears the return of the Assad regime to the regional and international arena, and thus its old influence on...

Monday, February 4, 2019

Why Arab Countries are Changing their Strategies Towards Syria
Why Arab Countries are Changing their Strategies Towards Syria

Many countries, including the UAE and Saudi Arabia perceive the post-war reconstruction of Syria as an opportunity to...

Friday, January 25, 2019

Some Arab countries attempting to fill the power vacuum after
Some Arab countries attempting to fill the power vacuum after US withdrawal from Syria

After the U.S. decision to withdraw troops from Syria, leaders from the Arab world have announced their intention to...

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Trump s decision to withdraw from Syria and its implications
Trump’s decision to withdraw from Syria and its implications for Turkey

Both the approval of possible patriot sales to Turkey and the U.S. withdrawal from Syria will have a direct effect on the...

Friday, December 21, 2018

Has Turkey s Syria Policy Changed
Has Turkey’s Syria Policy Changed?

Turkey's policy of keeping and enlarging its military presence in Syria has two aims: Sustaining Turkey’s national...

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Does Quadruple Talk in Istanbul Signal Peace for Syria
Does Quadruple Talk in Istanbul Signal Peace for Syria?

One way to prevent a regime coalition offensive in Idlib would be if the U.S. stepped in. If the U.S. could come to a more...

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Jordan s Rukban Death camp for Syrians in the desert
Jordan’s Rukban: Death camp for Syrians in the desert

The Assad regime has been preventing any form of assistance to a refugee camp in Rukban - Syria's border to Jordan.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Idlib surrounded by foreign terrorists
Idlib surrounded by foreign terrorists

Armed groups backed by Iran have been fighting alongside Syrian regime forces against the opposition.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Can the Turkish-Russian Deal Save Idlib
Can the Turkish-Russian Deal Save Idlib?

Turkey’s diplomatic success may have just saved thousands of innocent lives as well as yet another unnecessary...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

As Diplomacy Moves on in Idlib so does Turkey s
As Diplomacy Moves on in Idlib, so does Turkey’s Deterrence Strategy

Turkey’s primary strategy in this game is to deter the Syrian regime from a brutal offensive while trying to find a middle...

Monday, September 17, 2018

Does Turkey s Idlib Resolution Work
Does Turkey’s Idlib Resolution Work?

This is the right time for the international society to take real responsibility in order to overcome the already...

Friday, September 14, 2018

Moderate opposition in Syria's Idlib braces for attack
Moderate opposition in Syria's Idlib braces for attack

The moderate opposition in Syria are preparing themselves against a potential attack from the Assad regime and its allies....

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Idlib and the Implications of a Shifting US Policy on
Idlib and the Implications of a Shifting US Policy on Syria

With the recent U.S. appointment of James Jeffrey, the new representative for engagement on Syria, there are signs that...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Idlib Russia Should Compromise and the US Should Help
Idlib: Russia Should Compromise and the US Should Help

Defending civilians against the brutality of the Assad regime and his allies should not only be Turkey’s responsibility....

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Who said what in Tehran
Who said what in Tehran

'There can be no military solution to Syrian conflict' says statement, urging 'a negotiated political process.' Source:...

Monday, September 10, 2018

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