The aim now is regime survival.
Sequential urban sieges are brutally effective, but ensure lasting hatred and make long-term success unlikely.
While Russia announced a major withdrawal of its military might last month, the opposite appears to have taken place.
What kind of a military impact could Iran’s ballistic missile arsenal have in the event of a potential conflict?
Deployment of kingdom’s air force has important implications for the coalition’s abilities in Syria.
Moscow deploys its most sophisticated warplanes to Syria as relations with Ankara continue to strain.
British Parliament will vote on Wednesday on whether it should extend RAF strikes in Iraq and Syria.
Russia should not be surprised that one of its jets was shot down by Turkey near the Syrian border.
Range and advance tracking of S-300 system allows Iran to threaten aircraft long way from its borders.
Use of advanced missiles and state-of-the-art jets suggests Moscow is sending a message to more than just Syrian rebels.