Syrian Civil War
Russia’s infamous mercenary outfit is an effective mix of old and new.
It will take direct and unified intervention, not tweets and condemnation, if the West is to head off a humanitarian catastrophe in Idlib.
Peace plans for long-running conflicts must include provisions for the survivors of sexual violence, and Syria is no exception.
It may be hard admit given the US president’s woeful foreign policy record, but Trump is right on Syria: it’s time for the United States to get out.
The Kurdish issue is blocking the road out of Syria for the US government, and finding a resolution will be anything but easy.
Large swathes of Iraq and Syria remain utterly devastated by the war with Islamic State.
This year’s Bucharest Conference on Terrorism and the Middle East explored regional security issues from the perspectives of experts from Iran, Syria, and Russia.
The Kremlin’s strategy of engaging with moderate elements of the Taliban is a potential win for Russia and a loss for the United States.
Another attempt at Taliban talks in Afghanistan, Venezuela’s oil industry struggles to fulfil its contracts, and Turkey secures a YPG pullout from Manbij.
It’s time to invoke the Cartagena Declaration and provide Venezuelans stranded abroad with the legal protections and funding they need.