Julien Barnes-Dacey - 07 September 2018
Rebels may hold out longer than expected, but there seems little doubt the Assad regime will eventually prevail in the imminent assault on Idlib
Julien Barnes-Dacey - 25 July 2018
As the war in Syria continues the focus is now on rooting out Iran rather than ousting Assad
Ruth Citrin & Kadri Liik & Jeremy Shapiro - 13 April 2018
The good news is that neither Washington nor Moscow sees the advantage of a showdown on Syria. The bad news is that the confrontation could still escalate.
Julien Barnes-Dacey - 12 April 2018
It remains hard to see how this US administration will produce a wider strategy for Syria that both allows for meaningful impact and limits escalation.
Javi López - 29 March 2018
The success of the new EU strategy for Iraq will require a continuous and coordinated support with a long-term view that goes beyond the incidental military victories
Julien Barnes-Dacey - 13 February 2018
As Syria’s civil war heads towards an end game, wider international fault lines are sharpening. Only Russia has the power to stop escalation but it is yet to choose its course.
Guney Yildiz & Asli Aydıntaşbaş & Julien Barnes-Dacey - 25 January 2018
What Turkey's intervention means for Syria, the Kurds, and Ankara.
Guney Yildiz - 23 January 2018
Mr Johnson’s support for the Turkish intervention is remarkable for its short-sightedness.
Julien Barnes-Dacey - 15 December 2017
Damascus has continually rebuffed Russian efforts to pivot to a political track, highlighting Moscow’s apparent inability to rein in its client.
Anthony Dworkin - 13 December 2017
The policy is certainly morally questionable, but is it also unlawful?
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