Author Articles

March 04, 2017

Beirut - One of the biggest prob­lems the United States is facing in Syria comes from its long-ti

January 14, 2017

Beirut - The recent surge of murder­ous attacks by the Islamic State (ISIS) across Western Europe

January 07, 2017

Beirut - The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based group that monitors the Syrian

December 24, 2016

Beirut - With Syrian President Bashar Assad seem­ingly secure after his Russian and Iranian allie

December 17, 2016

Beirut - Syrian rebels have surren­dered eastern Aleppo, their last key urban stronghold, after a

November 26, 2016

BEIRUT - US President Barack Obama’s administration recently approved ma­jor arms sales to the Gu

November 19, 2016

Beirut - Of all the Middle East­ern powers that face the uncertainties of the looming US presiden

November 12, 2016

BEIRUT - As Islamic State (ISIS) is under siege in Mosul, its last urban strong­hold in Iraq, its

November 12, 2016

BEIRUT - The Russian naval build-up in the eastern Mediterra­nean off Syria has reached disturbin

October 29, 2016

Beirut - In Syria, Iranian-controlled mi­litias made up of Shia fighters from Iraq, Afghanistan a

October 08, 2016

Beirut - As the Syrian war reaches a crescendo of indis­criminate bombing, starvation sieges and

September 03, 2016

Beirut - As the world’s attention focused on Syria and Iraq where the Islamic State (ISIS) is bei

August 14, 2016

Beirut - Islamic State (ISIS) militants blew up an oil well at the Bai Hassan field near Kirkuk i

August 06, 2016

Beirut - Fighters of the Islamic Front rebel group blasted the large Syrian Army base at Wadi al-

July 23, 2016

BEIRUT - Hezbollah, Iran’s strike arm in the Levant, is a key part of a major push by the Syrian

July 02, 2016

Beirut - Colonel Bakour Salim, leader of a rebel group af­filiated with the Free Syr­ian Army (FS

June 19, 2016

BEIRUT - Kuwait recently signed a contract with the Eu­rofighter consortium for 28 advanced Typho

May 28, 2016

BEIRUT - The mysterious death of Mustafa Badreddine, Hezbollah’s military commander in Syria, in

May 21, 2016

BEIRUT - The assassination of Musta­fa Badreddine, Hezbol­lah’s military commander in Syria, supp

May 21, 2016

Beirut - Mustafa Amine Badred­dine, known by his nom de guerre Sayyed Zul Fikar — “Sayyed” denoti