Robin Yassin-Kassab

Robin Yassin-Kassab is the author of the novel The Road from Damascus. He is co-author with Leila al-Shami of the book on the Syrian revolution and war, Burning Country (Pluto, 2016). He co-edits www.pulsemedia.org and blogs at www.qunfuz.com.

Battle for Aleppo

The 'Palestinisation' of the Syrian people

Or how Aleppo and Syria were abandoned by the world.

Syria's Civil War

The rise and fall of ISIL in Syria

Saving Syria requires finishing off ISIL.


Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game

Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.


Too late for two states

Palestinians say there can be no meaningful resistance as long as their leadership remains divided.