Monthly Archives: February 2016

The Syrian Cauldron

Jerusalem Post, 19/2 Over the ruined landscape of northern Syria, a number of core factors which today define the strategic reality of the Middle East are colliding.  Close observation of that blighted area therefore offers clues as to the current … Continue reading

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Syria diplomacy suspended as Russian-backed Assad forces advance

Jerusalem Post, 6/2 UN Special Envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura this week announced the suspension of just-convened peace talks in Geneva intended to resolve the Syrian civil war.   The failure of the talks was predictable, and foreseen by … Continue reading

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