Use of Chemical Weapons in the Period Between 12 October 2012 – 8 April...

Chemical weapons are believed to have been first used in mid 2012. On the 2th of August US president Obama proclaimed that the use...

The Regime’s Latest Advance in Southern Damascus

The Regime’s Latest Advance in Southern Damascus  After the Russian and Iran-backed Assad regime took over control of the previously held opposition-controlled areas of Eastern...

Fatimiyyun Brigade

Fatimiyyun Brigade One of the foreign fighters communities who are backing the Assad regime in Syria are the Hazaras from Afghanistan. In 2012 the Afghan...

The Syrian Army: Limited Capacity and Fragmented Structure

Syrian Arab Army: Limited Capacity and Fragmented Structure After having lost swathes of territory in the key regions of Aleppo and Damascus during the first...

The PYD’s Foreign Representatives

The PYD’s Foreign Representatives The PYD was founded in 2003, yet its operations are not limited to Syria as they are also active in Europe....

The TAF’s new observation post in Idlib: Morek

The TAF’s new observation post in Idlib: Morek The Astana process, of which Turkey, Russia and Iran are the guarantors, aims at de-escalating the conflict...

The Syrian Turkmen Assembly

The Syrian Turkmen Assembly Before 2011, the Turkmen of Syria were not able to organize under a common political leadership due to suppression by the...

Russia, Turkey, and the Fate of Idlib

Russia, Turkey, and the Fate of Idlib In Idlib, Turkey could deter Russian airstrikes and ensure the region remains out of the Syrian regime’s control...

Factional Control in Idlib Region [15 April 2018]

Factional Control in Idlib Region The clashes between Jabhat Tahrir Suriyah (JTS), made up of Ahrar al Sham and Noureddin Zengi, and Hayat Tahrir...

Turkish Army Established its 11th Observation Post in İdlib

Turkish Army Established its 11th Observation Post in İdlib The Astana process, started by the guarantors of Russia, Turkey and Iran, aims at decreasing the...