Syria

The Remaining Options for ISIS and Jabhat Fateh al-Sham at the Conclusion of the Astana Conference

ISIS and Jabhat Fateh al-Sham are considering their options after they were not included in the Syrian peace process.

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The Repercussions of Escalations between the US and Iran

Escalating disputes between the US and Iran have entered a phase best described as a “test of intentions”.

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The Kurdish Views of the Ongoing Political Changes in Syria

Kurdish powers in Syria are showing interest in the efforts of regional and international powers conducted for the Geneva conference.

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The Impact of Port Wars on Paths of Conflicts in the Middle East

Recently, port wars have become one of the main axes of armed conflict in various countries of the Middle East.

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The Formation of Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham in Syria: Motives and Goals

The establishment of Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham constituted a significant transformation in the position of Jabhat Fateh al-Sham.

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How Digital Art Expresses Pressing Social Issues in the Middle East

Digital art’s rapid popularity in the Middle East is accredited to its ability to express regional social and political issues.

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How Can ISIS Deal with the Plan to Besiege Raqqa?

The US-Iraqi plan to wage war on the self-proclaimed Islamic State (ISIS) in Mosul has driven ISIS militants towards Syria.

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Contextualizing the Geneva IV Peace Talks on Syria

The fourth round of Syrian peace talks in Geneva raises many questions about the future of the conflict.

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Goals and Challenges Facing US Deployment in Manbij

The deployment of 400 American troops in the vicinity of Manbij has raised questions about the goals of the US administration in Syria.

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The Limits to the Regional Tension between Iran and Turkey

The scope of tension between Iran and Turkey have dramatically intensified across the region due to the Syrian crisis.

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Is Iran Considering an Exit from Syria?

There are indications that trending views in Tehran reflect doubts in Iran''s ability to continue its support for the Syrian regime.

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Why did ISIS and al-Nusra Front Strike a Deal?

The recent agreement between leaders of ISIS and Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham came as a surprising step.

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Contextualizing the US Strike on Syria

The April 7th US missile strike on Shayrat airbase in Syria constitutes the first intentional US strike on Assad regime forces.

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Hidden Fears in Iran’s Response to US Strike on Syria

The US missile strike on Syria's Shayrat airbase has confused Iran's policy towards the recent political and battlefield developments.

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Where would ISIS new capital be located?

Several questions have been raised about where would the new ISIS' capital be, in case Raqqa and Mosul were fully liberated from ISIS.

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