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Syria Daily: Are Turkey and Jihadist HTS Co-operating in Idlib Province?

In another twist in the complex tale of opposition-held Idlib Province in northwest Syria, reports circulated on Sunday that Turkey and the jihadist bloc...

Syria Daily: Russia Threatens Further Attacks v. Kurdish-Led SDF

Russian Defense Ministry sets up possibility of attacks with claims of SDF firing, collaboration w ISIS near Deir ez-Zor LATEST Syrian Dissident and Daughter Found Dead...

Syria Daily: US Shifts Approach With Warning of “Al Qa’eda” Control...

US warns that it might approve Russian bombing of opposition territory in northwest Syria LATEST De-Escalation Zone Agreement for Northern Homs Province Reconfiguring its approach to Syria's...

Syria Analysis: A Plan to De-Escalate the Conflict

PHOTO: Rebel fighters on the southwest Aleppo front, late July 2016 Complementing this summer's work by analysts from the University of Birmingham and the European...

Syria Analysis: The Dangerous Misunderstanding of “Al Qa’eda”

PHOTO: Jabhat al-Nusra leader Abu Muhammad al-Joulani announces the rebranding of the Syrian group as Jabhat Fatah al-Sham, July 28, 2016 Published in partnership with...

Syria Feature: Rebels Down Regime Warplane with Anti-Air Missile

PHOTO: Syrian men with the wreckage of the regime warplane shot down in Aleppo Province In a notable change of tactics in Syria's five-year conflict,...

Syria Op-Ed: To Defeat Assad, Accept All Rebels — Even “Radical...

PHOTO: Rebels celebrate the capture of Idlib city, March 2015 Insufficient Respect, a blogger covering Syria and Egypt, makes the case for acceptance of all...

Syria Analysis: Walking Into the Abyss — “Assad is Not A...

PHOTO: President Assad's photo opportunity with regime troops in Jobar in Damascus, January 2015 Charles Lister of the Brookings Doha Center writes for the BBC: Once...

Syria Follow-Up: More on Menagh Airbase Story & Myth of “Foreign...

On Thursday, we analyzed how the significant event of the fall of the regime's Menagh Airbase had been turned into a scary narrative by...

Syria Analysis: Getting A Story Right — Free Syrian Army, “Jihadist...

The most important story this week so far has been the insurgency's capture of the Menagh Airbase near Aleppo after a 10-month siege. That capture...