All peoples have the right to self-determination, but now is not the time to seek Kurdish independence
Trump and Israel want war against Iran, but it won’t be one-sided
Is the latest ‘reconciliation’ between the feuding Palestinian factions any different to all the previous ones?
The SDF should stop playing the role of US proxy in eastern Syria: it will eventually be abandoned anyway
The authorities’ ruthless determination to throttle all dissent and disloyalty is likely to backfire
Has Saudi-led military intervention against Qatar been prevented, or merely postponed until conditions allow?
Israel’s latest attack on Syria was a response to Putin’s snub to Netanyahu. Will Moscow let it go unpunished?
Are the Israeli premier’s domestic difficulties tempting him to go to war against Syria and Lebanon?
The movement’s new leadership has reached out to Hezbollah and Iran, and hopes to reconcile with Syria too
Ankara is coming to the conclusion that it urgently needs to mend fences with Iran, Iraq and Syria