Assad has survived eight years of war and billions of dollars in money and weapons aimed at toppling him. Now he is poised to be readmitted to the fold of Arab nations, a feat once deemed unthinkable. With that move, Arabs remain living in the dark ages of mass murderers,
Putin luck stretches twelve years of unchecked American accountability due to the election of two consecutive presidents who, each for his own reasons, ignored Vladimir Putin’s trespasses. Donald Trump’s two-year remaining in office provides Putin with a last big splash to solidify and add to the gains started under Barack
The ISIS excuse fosters Syrian occupation and oppression by the various actors with a stake in Syria. Actors who flip between keeping Syria a Russian enclave, carving Syria for the Kurds, and building a Tehran-Beirut corridor. Each party involved in Syria is fighting ISIS, except the U.S. has long decimated
There is a new Syria policy to dismantle Assad dynasty and its many branches of terror. Jim Jeffrey, the U.S. special representative for Syria, told Reuters that the United States will pursue “a strategy of isolation,” including sanctions, with its allies if Assad holds up a political process aimed at ending
The leader of Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah boasted Thursday the group now possesses “highly accurate” missiles despite Israeli attempts to prevent it from acquiring such weapons. At TFS, we believe Hezbollah demonstrating Israeli effective bombing runs in Syria. The terror organization is simply lying in the hope it diminishes Israeli bombing
An agreement between Turkey and Russia may have saved Idlib from a devastating assault on its civilian population. It provides Turkey with autonomous control over the province juxtaposed its borders. However, for those who experienced fleeting Russian commitments, the premature Idlib saving celebrations should be put on hold for now.