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The death of ISIS spokesman Adnani may only hasten the movement’s transformation into an even greater underground threat, says Abdelbari Atwan Abdelbari Atwan – www.raialyoum[...]
The United Nations Children’s Fund voiced its concern for the safety and well-being of children caught up in the violence engulfing the northern Syrian city of Aleppo AL ARAB[...]
The EU’s demand for a revision of Turkey’s anti-terrorism law as a precondition for allowing Turks visa-free travel in Europe has turned into the Achilles’ heel of ties between Ank[...]
Despite its close collaboration with Russia in Syria, Iranian political and military officials are growing increasingly suspicious about Moscow’s intentions and long-term str[...]
Military and political observers say the Turkish government's failure to recalibrate its policies to better cooperate with the United States, Russia and Iran is undermining Turkey'[...]
Turkey's ineffectiveness in protecting the city of Kilis on the Syrian border points to how unlikely it is that the government will fulfill its ambition to become a regional power[...]
In the end, it was the Syrian army – and its Hizballah chums from Lebanon, and the Iranians, and the Russians – who drove the Isis murderers out of Palmyra by Robert Fi[...]
Damascus believed that the Russian army could be used in the service of this aim, and only in its service. As the Opposition imagined that the U.S. army could assume the role of &#[...]
Placing ISIS and the Nusra Front on the terrorism list and hence on the list of organizations scheduled for elimination in the battlefield may lead them to unify and stand together[...]
As hopes for diplomatic settlements in both Syria and Libya fade, Cairo finds itself increasingly at odds with its Gulf allies, writes Ahmed Eleiba[...]