Syrian Civil War

How Broken Deals in South Syria May Affect Northern Syria
How Broken Deals in South Syria May Affect Northern Syria

The YPG-dominated SDF may become frightened of how reliable their patron really is. It can be stated that the fear of the...

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Macron Tries to Nudge Trump on Syria Policy
Macron Tries to Nudge Trump on Syria Policy

President Macron might have convinced Trump to reconsider pulling U.S. troops out of Syria “too soon” but the central...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Germany s Uncertain Military Revival
Germany’s Uncertain Military Revival

It’s a bit strange that Germany has positioned itself within the circle of militarily powerful Western circles in the form...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

US Strikes do not Deliver a Syria Policy
US Strikes do not Deliver a Syria Policy

President Trump has also given the message that he wants a U.S. pullout of Syria. Multiple priorities and conflicting...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

To Hit or Not to Hit Assad Is That the
To Hit or Not to Hit Assad, Is That the Matter?

April 2018 strikes gave the message to Assad that the volume of strikes will increase if he uses chemical attacks once...

Sunday, April 15, 2018

Without a Coherent Strategy US Strikes Mean More Damage for
Without a Coherent Strategy, US Strikes Mean More Damage for Syria

If Trump chooses the “minimum strike” option by targeting more than one place including aircraft bases, ammunition stores...

Friday, April 13, 2018

Assad Knows Chemical Attacks Will Not End His Regime
Assad Knows Chemical Attacks Will Not End His Regime

The international community has reassured Assad that he may be punished for it but using chemical weapons will not spell...

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Ankara Summit Discussing Divergent Scenarios in Syria
Ankara Summit: Discussing Divergent Scenarios in Syria

Among such diverging priorities, Turkey, Iran and Russia will need to give each other benefit of the doubt rather than...

Saturday, April 7, 2018

Astana Round 2 Erdogan Putin Rouhani commit to Syrian territorial
Astana Round 2 – Erdogan, Putin, Rouhani commit to Syrian territorial integrity

While combat begins to ease, the military makeup of the Astana Process may begin to resemble one of political dialogue...

Friday, April 6, 2018

What are Israel s Red Lines in Syria
What are Israel’s Red Lines in Syria?

Israel will continue its precision airstrikes in Syria and increase its focus on the Israel-Syria border as well as its...

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Syria Seven years of devastating conflict
Syria: Seven years of devastating conflict

Over the last seven years, hundreds of thousands of Syrian civilians have lost their lives – while millions more have been...

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Cavusoglu The U S will understand
Cavusoglu: The U.S. will understand

Cavusoglu criticized the Trump administration in their stance towards FETO, urging the U.S. to see the “true color” of the...

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Universal consensus to bring peace to Syria
Universal consensus to bring peace to Syria

During the Presidential Summit held in Sochi on November 22, 2017, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan underlined two...

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Why are Syrian Rebels Losing Ground in Idlib
Why are Syrian Rebels Losing Ground in Idlib?

While the Syrian opposition enjoyed important support within Syrian society, HTS is logically viewed as Al-Qaeda – a group...

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Is Russia really withdrawing from Syria
Is Russia really withdrawing from Syria?

While Putin’s announcement of withdrawal from Syria was to convey the message that Russia had won the war and is...

Saturday, December 16, 2017

The Latest on the Syrian Civil War The Victors and
The Latest on the Syrian Civil War: The Victors and the Defeated

So, who are the winners and losers of the civil war, which is in its seventh year, and which parties are preparing to end...

Saturday, December 2, 2017

UN announces two-days-ceasefire in East Ghouta where dozens were killed
UN announces two-days-ceasefire in East Ghouta where dozens were killed by air strikes

On Monday Russia proposed imposing a ceasefire in Eastern Ghouta on the outskirts of Damascus – one of the de-escalation...

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Divestment of weapons sent to PKK PYD in sight
Divestment of weapons sent to PKK/PYD in sight

The intent is to regain large vehicles and heavy or crew-served weapons from YPG once specific threats have been defeated,...

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi postponed
Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi postponed

President Erdogan warned that Turkey cannot share a platform with any terrorist organization which poses a threat to its...

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

PKK PYD preventing Syrian Kurds to return home
PKK/PYD preventing Syrian Kurds to return home

For the Syrian Kurds, the YPG is not just an organization that fights Daesh in Syria as claimed by the US, nor it is just...

Friday, November 24, 2017

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