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International Humanitarian Law Training Program for the Syrian National Army

“Syrian National Army International Humanitarian Law Education Program” will be held on 25-28 July 2022 in cooperation with the Syrian...

The Actors' Reactions in the Syrian Civil War towards Turkey's Upcoming Military Operation in Northern Syria

Although the civil war in Syria has created regional and international effects, its greatest impact  is spreading out to neighboring countries....

The Ukraine Crisis and Russian Forces in Syria

Russia's invasion of Ukraine has not only created effects in the context of Eastern Europe or NATO-Russia relations, but also has consequences in...

A New Phase in Turkey’s Fight against YPG/PKK: Possible Operations toward Tel Rifat / Manbij

Details of a new Turkish operation to the north of Syria, which had been  on Turkey’s agenda for a long time, have been uncovered with the...

The Background of Bashar al-Assad’s Visit to the UAE

On March 18, 2022, Bashar al-Assad paid  a visit  to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and held meetings first with Sheikh Muhammad bin Rashid...

Changes in the US Presence and Objectives in Syria

Through three successive White House administrations, the US linked its presence in Syria to the war on terrorism, then represented by ISIS, which...

Drug Smuggling in Syria: Involvement by Assad Regime and Complication on Regional Countries

Cases of detection of huge shipments of Captagon pills inside commercial goods coming from Syria are increasing in a number of regional and Arab...

Changes in the religious establishment reveal a new direction for the Assad regime

On the fifteenth of November, Bashar al-Assad issued Legislative Decree No. 28 regarding amendments to the Council of Jurisprudence Scholars and the...