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Syria's Civil War: Who is Supporting the Government?

An overview of the groups supporting the Assad regime on the ground today. 

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Syria's Civil War: Who is Supporting the Government?

The Latest Israel-Syria Clashes: New Escalation or More of the Same?

If Israel is now targeting the Assad regime in Syria, not simply Hizbullah, then this represents a significant change in its appro...

Syria

Aleppo: The Consequences of Inaction

Syrians wanted help from the West. Now we are witnessing the cost of looking away.

Syria
Smoke billows from the former rebel-held district of Bustan al-Qasr in Aleppo, on December 12, 2016, during an operation by Syrian government forces to retake the embattled city.

Hizbullah Under Fire in Syria

May's assassination of a senior Hizbullah commander, apparently by Syrian rebel groups, demonstrates the growing threat the group ...

Hizbullah

Behind the GCC's Terrorist Designation of Hizbullah

The Gulf Cooperation Council's move to blacklist the Lebanese Shia militia goes back at least three years, and is largely a functi...

Hizbullah

The Lebanon Equation

Spillover from the Syrian conflict is upsetting the delicate religious balance in Lebanon....

Lebanon

What is Hizbullah? International Influence

Hizbullah holds a dominant position in Lebanese politics, but is also an international terrorist organisation responsible for spec...

Hizbullah
What is Hizbullah? International Influence

What is Hizbullah? Domestic Aspects

Hizbullah holds a dominant position in Lebanese politics, but is also an international terrorist organisation responsible for spec...

Hizbullah
What is Hizbullah? Domestic Aspects