Syria conflict

Why can’t America just take out Assad?

David Alpher | 12 April 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: Assad regime, assad regime, syria conflict, Syria conflict, US foreign policy, us foreign policy
Nature abhors a vacuum, and outsde solutions never work.

To destroy monuments is to destroy a people

Rolla Scolari | 22 Sep 2016 | ABOVE |  
tags: book reviews, Islam, Syria conflict

The end of Christianity in the Middle East

Tamara Chabe | 26 November 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Christians in Middle East, Islamism, Syria conflict
The toppling of secular regimes has crushed religious freedom.

Under the Black Flag: At the Frontier of the New Jihad

Peter Smith | 14 October 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: ISIS, Syria conflict, terrorism
A new book examines the rise and success of Daesh/ISIS.

The crisis on their doorstep

Rana Jawad | 30 September 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Gulf states, refugees, Syria conflict
Why are the Gulf states so reluctant to take in refugees?

Tartus, the mother of martyrs

Stratfor | 12 June 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Alawites, Assad regime, Syria conflict
Syria's Alawites, chief supporters of the Assad regime, feel abandoned as they die in catastrophic numbers.

Syria’s children, forced to be family breadwinners

C. Peter Kessler | 03 December 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: child labour, refugees, Syria conflict
More than 1.1. million Syrian children are registered as refugees. Thousands are without their parents.

Run-up to Syria

Sheila Liaugminas | 05 September 2013 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Assad regime, Bush foreign policy, humanitarian crisis, Obama Middle East policy, Syria conflict, Syrian intervention, United Nations
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