Russia-backed Syrian Army encircling Turkish troops in Idlib
Sami Moubayed - 07/01/2018
If Idlib is retaken, it would spell the final ejection of the armed opposition from all cities across Syria.
Putin projects dominance in Middle East but is not without challengers
Simon Speakman Cordall - 17/12/2017
In extending Russian influence throughout the Middle East and North Africa, Putin is actively seeking a new order shaped in his own image.
Turkey seeks to extend control to Syria’s Afrin
Abdulrahman al-Masri - 17/12/2017
UAE, Saudi Arabia close ranks in face of regional challenges
Iman Zayat - 17/12/2017
Trump driven by ego, the Iranians and Turks by own agendas on Jerusalem
Claude Salhani - 17/12/2017
Istanbul summit strong on the rhetoric, weak on concrete steps
Thomas Seibert - 17/12/2017