Regions / Syria

Israel’s Pointless Attack on Syria

Israel is clearly taking advantage of a severely weakened Syrian regime, correctly predicting that the Syrians are not in a position to retaliate.

Postcard from Hatay

The locals in one Turkish border province take a dim view of the anti-Assad fighters making their home there.

Alawites Against Assad

A new group of opposition Alawites is complicating the increasingly sectarian character of Syria's civil war.