Many believe the battle for Mosul will have a direct impact not only on ISIS, but also its relationship with other groups in the region
Borders have become one of the most prominent factors behind the escalation in conflicts and expanding scope of regional intervention..
Implementation of Military Conscription in the Gulf
Examining the motives and challenges behind implementing military conscription in the GCC states.
Iran has begun to affirm its ability to move its militias in order to take part in the Syrian conflict alongside Assad forces.
Most powers involved in current Middle Eastern conflicts focused on battles in major cities, now the focus leans towards small cities.
Why sectarian terror is spreading in the Arab world
Over the past two decades, the region has seen a steep escalation in sectarian violence by terrorist organizations.
It appears that the Moscow Declaration, issued on Dec. 20th, 2016, will constitute a major turning point in the Syrian crisis.
Russia has sought to enhance its role and impact in the conflict areas of the Middle East, via enacting a strategy of seeking allies.
Challenges faced by "alternative initiatives" to resolve conflict in the region...
Iran welcomed the Syrian regime’s declaration of its complete control over Aleppo, after the last armed fighters evacuated the city.
The recent message by Al-Qaeda's leader, strongly attacking ISIS' leader, marks a new escalating rivalry between the two groups.
The relation between the escalating ISIS' operations in Deir ez-Zor, and the recent field developments in both Syria and Iraq.
The disputes between Turkey and Iran become more evident during talks over a resolution for the Syrian crisis.
The use of water resources as a tool in conflict has become increasingly notable in Arab civil conflicts.