Archive for: Syria

OP-ED/ Seeking peace needs an enterprising foreign policy

OP-ED/ Seeking peace needs an enterprising foreign policy

This week Istanbul will host two separate but related international conferences on mediation. One will be devoted to the state of play in the conflict […]

 
 

Interview with Peter Feaver, professor at Duke University: “President Trump is willing to approve missions that entail slightly higher risk to U.S. forces”

Interview with Peter Feaver, professor at Duke University: “President Trump is willing to approve missions that entail slightly higher risk to U.S. forces”

Donald Trump emphasized during his electoral campaign that fighting terrorism will be one of his priorities as the president of the United States. He started […]

 
 

Russia’s Bluff. Who is there to call it?

Russia’s Bluff. Who is there to call it?

Russia sent its largest navy deployment since the Cold War to Syria for a massive airstrike campaign to conquer once and for all the besieged […]