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Unmasking Turkey's ISIL strategy
Understanding Turkey's wider strategic concerns is the key to saving Kobane.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2014 08:31 GMT
The Kurdish kingmakers
Unless Abbadi’s government resolves longstanding issues with the Kurds, Obama's ISIL strategy may die an early death.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 06:36 GMT
ISIL crisis: Everyone's a winner
The geopolitics of the US war on ISIL means everyone could benefit except for those living in areas under ISIL control.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 11:23 GMT
Obama: Can his plan save the Levant?
Will Obama's new multilateral strategy against the Islamic State group turn the tide of the conflict?
Last updated: 11 Sep 2014 08:11 GMT
Syria election: will it affect the conflict?
Hezbollah leader says landslide victory proves that any political solution starts and ends with President Assad.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2014 18:34 GMT
Syria's conflict: No end in sight?
As another round of peace talks ends in deadlock, we discuss the reasons behind the military and political stalemate.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 08:41 GMT
A close call for Bashar al-Assad?
We discuss the attack on the Syrian president's motorcade and ask what impact this will have on the opposition's morale.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2013 11:24 GMT
Syrian conflict: Tensions beyond its borders
Following Israel's airstrikes over Syrian territory, why has Damascus not shown any intention to retaliate?
Last updated: 03 Feb 2013 11:09 GMT
How real is Syria's chemical weapons threat?
We ask if the West is exaggerating Syria's chemical weapons menace to justify a future military intervention.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2012 12:11 GMT
Syria's blame game
With the Syrian government and the opposition blaming each other for the escalated violence, who is responsible?
Last updated: 14 May 2012 04:49 GMT
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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