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The demise of Arab-Kurdish solidarity in Syria

22 August, 2017

Comment: Arab-Kurdish solidarity in Syria deteriorated as a result of foreign interests and the regime's war tactics, writes Loubna Mrie.

SDF fighters linkup from east, west in Raqqa assault

12 August, 2017

US-backed Syrian fighters advancing on Islamic State militants from the eastern and western parts of Raqqa have linked up for the first time since launching their offensive

Turkey wants to make an example of Afrin

08 August, 2017

Analysis: Turkey may try to compensate for its failure to crush its Syrian Kurdish opponents by bombarding Afrin canton, their smallest, most isolated and vulnerable enclave, notes Paul Iddon.

Even under Trump, warmer relations with Russia are impossible

07 August, 2017

Comment: During his campaign, Trump often expressed his wish to rekindle relations with Russia after Obama. But while Putin remains in power, that will prove impossible, writes James Snell.

What is attracting anarchists to Syria?

31 July, 2017

Comment: Kurdish attempts to carve out a self-governing territory in northern Syria are attracting western leftists - and the ire of Turkey and Syria's opposition in exile.

Aleppo to Mosul: The destruction of Iraq and Syria

27 July, 2017

Analysis: The destruction of the Sunni cities of Iraq and Syria underlines the terrible price imposed on civilians, notes Paul Iddon.

Deconstructing the idea of foreign fighters in Syria

21 July, 2017

Comment: Facile interpretations of jihadist motivations are dangerous and counterproductive, writes Tristan Dunning.

Major Syrian rebel group quits al-Qaeda-linked coalition

20 July, 2017

Syrian rebel group Nour al-Din al-Zinki has walked away from the radical umbrella group as tensions between two rival opposition camps threaten war in Idlib province.

IS withdraws from Syria's Aleppo in latest territorial loss

01 July, 2017

The Islamic State group withdrew from Aleppo province, a monitor said on Friday, after more than four years in the Syrian province.

UN slams 'staggering loss of civilian life' in Raqqa

14 June, 2017

United Nations war crimes investigators expressed alarm on Wednesday at the "staggering" number of civilian deaths, as US-backed forces battle to oust IS from its Syrian stronghold.

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