John Daly is a Washington-based
specialist on Russian and post-
It is a not insignificant consideration, as it is beyond dispute that Syrian President Bashar Ass
The Syrian war has concluded its fifth year with few signs of ending.
While news from the Middle East is dominated by conflict and terrorism, another long-term threat
Since 2003, when the United States invaded Iraq to topple Saddam Hussein on the discredited prem
There was good news for once coming from the Middle East, a region from which there has been seem
By any measure, the strife in Syria has produced misery and political upheaval on an epic scale.
Washington - The rise of the Islamic State (ISIS) has transfixed global attention as a new terror
Washington - Political currents unleashed by the “Arab spring” four years ago have roiled across