More Syria

By Callum Wood, from November 2, 2014 in Analysis »
While the world is distracted, the Syrian dictator attempts a decisive power play.
By Anthony Chibarirwe, from October 1, 2014 in Analysis »
Funding Syria’s ‘moderate’ rebels will not make things better.
The world is burning, but you wouldn’t know it judging by statements coming from the White House. 
By Anthony Chibarirwe, from August 25, 2014 in Top Stories »
Muslim extremists in Iraq are using execution videos to send ‘a message to America.’
By Callum Wood, from August 21, 2014 in Top Stories »
Washington celebrates. Damascus shrugs.
By Timothy Oostendarp, from August 21, 2014 in Analysis »
The barbaric Islamic State regime marauding through Syria and Iraq has gained the Vatican’s full attention.
An Islamist group just declared itself a caliphate and challenged the rest of the Muslim world to join or be considered an enemy. Here is the stunning story of how it gained such power behind the scenes, how this move alters the Middle East, and what to expect next.