Syria

urkey has defied warnings from Russia, Iran and their local allies in Syria by seeking a deal with the United States and continuing to support insurgents as they clashed with government forces in the restive northwestern province of Idlib. A ...

Washington – On 18th December 2018 President Donald Trump announced the US withdrawal from Syria. Since then, the debate was going on that whether US would fulfill its promise or not.  But the twist in on and off policy of ...

YoungDiplomats decided to publish an interview of Roland Lombardi specialist on the Middle-East. Columnist: Donald Trump announced that the United States would withdraw from Syria. Russia will therefore be the main force in this particularly troubled region. Will it be ...

President Trump’s announcement that the United States will withdraw its forces from Syria comes at a critical moment for the region, as the different actors involved in the war prepare for the post-conflict political order in Syria and as the ...

The Turkish president is threatening to mount a new incursion into northern Syria, accusing the United States of failing to tackle the security threats Turkey faces in the region. Turkish commando units were deploying Friday to the border with northeastern ...

The New Special Envoy Must Not Allow Russia to Protect Assad Earlier this month, Geir Pedersen, Norway’s ambassador to China and a former permanent representative to the United Nations, was appointed special envoy on the Syria conflict. He replaces the ...

Here’s an analysis written by our new partner : War Tard! https://wartard.blogspot.com/   A few years back, I wrote a piece about the Syrian Civil War titled “The West v ISIS: Air strikes just means endless war minus victory”. That now seems, ...

In a few days, the battle of Idlib will erupt. This one will remain in history as one of the numerous battles between the Syrian government along with its allies and rebel groups. Here’s a map of the city :  ...

The Syrian war will remain in history as the bloodiest and longest conflict of the beginning of the 21st century. But do you really know this conflict ? Here’s our first quiz on this crisis ! YoungDiplomats will publish plenty ...

This article was originally published on the INSS website and is available here. This article was written by Orit Perlov and Udi Dekel. Iran is the dominant actor in Syria. It dictates the fighting on the ground by the pro-Assad coalition, controls ...