Monday June 7th, 2021
by Absi Simsim - AL-ARABY AL-JADEED (London-based pan-Arab newspaper)
Columnist Absi Simsim explains in this commentary piece for al-Araby al-Jadeed what’s behind Russia’s recent comments on the possibility of early elections in Syria.
Thursday May 27th, 2021
by Sam Hamad - The New Arab (pan-Arab daily)
The Syrian election is legitimate only to those who oppose democracy, columnist Sam Hamad says in this commentary piece in The New Arab
Wednesday May 12th, 2021
by Charles Lister writing for ASHARQ AL-AWSAT (London-based pan-Arab daily)
US President Biden’s policy towards Syria has not changed since Trump’s administration, argues Charles Lister, writing for Asharq Al-Awsat.
Tuesday May 11th, 2021
by Hazem Saghieh – ASHARQ AL-AWSAT (London-based pan-Arab daily)
Syrians living in Denmark are being degraded by living in a racist country, writes Hazem Saghieh for Asharq Al-Awsat.
Thursday May 6th, 2021
by Bassam Barabandi, AL ARABIYA (Pan-Arab channel)
The Biden administration may be easing sanctions on Assad, writes Bassam Barabandi for Al-Arabiya.
Friday April 23rd, 2021
by Hassan al-Aswad - AL-ARABY AL-JADEED (London-based, pan-Arab newspaper)
The upcoming Syrian elections are a mere formality and carry little meaning for many Syrians, writes Hassan al-Aswad for Al-Araby Al-Jadeed.
Thursday March 25th, 2021
by Marwan Qabalan - AL-ARABY AL-JADEED (London-based, pan-Arab newspaper)
Tensions between Washington and Moscow will have various repercussions for Syria, writes Marwan Qabalan for Al-Araby Al-Jadeed.
Monday March 1st, 2021
by Elias Harfoush - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT (London-based pan-Arab daily)
Germany’s invocation of universal jurisdiction sends a clear message to the Assad regime, argues Elias Harfoush.
Monday February 8th, 2021
by Burhan Ghalyoun - AL-ARABY AL-JADEED (London-based, pan-Arab newspaper)
The UN’s dream for political transition in Syria has turned into a nightmare, writes Burhan Ghalyoun for Al-Araby Al-Jadeed.
Monday January 25th, 2021
by Wael Sawah - AL-ARABY AL-JADEED (London-based pan-Arab newspaper)
Alexei Navalny returned to Russia, knowing what he would face when he arrived, and yet, none of the Syrian opposition leaders have dared to return to Damascus writes Al-Araby Al-Jadeed.
Wednesday January 20th, 2021
by Bassam Barabandi–THE SYRIAN OBSERVER
Donald Trump will leave office today, but what has he left behind in and Syria and what will challenges will his predecessor face?
Monday January 4th, 2021
by Bashir al-Bakr - SYRIA TV (opposition)
The recent attack by the Islamic State, which left dozens of regime soldiers dead, has shown the strength of the Islamic State and reaffirmed the need to confront them militarily writes Syria TV.
Thursday December 17th, 2020
by Robert Ford – Asharq al-Awsat (pan-Arab daily)
As the Biden team begins its work next month, it needs to reassess American policy in Syria, Robert Ford, former U.S. Ambassador to Damascus writes
Tuesday December 15th, 2020
by Sateh Noureddine - AL-MODON (Lebanese news website)
The Syrian presidential election is due to take place next year, but the issue of who will run and how refugees will be able to vote has become a contentious issue writes Al-Modon.
Monday December 14th, 2020
by Hassan al-Aswad - AL-ARABY AL-JADEED (London-based pan-Arab newspaper)
Amid political inaction Khalid al-Mahamid has called for the forming of a new political movement, which it is hoped will unite the south and achieve progress towards a political solution writes Al-Araby Al-Jadeed.
From The Web
What Syria’s Bombing of Hospitals is Doing to the Rest of Us
THE NATIONAL, Thursday June 17th, 2021
In Syria, the Status Quo will Tend to Prevail
ARAB NEWS, Monday June 14th, 2021
Israel and the Emirates Are the Middle East’s New Best Friends
Foreign Policy, Tuesday January 12th, 2021
Is Syria under a late pandemic threat?
Gulf News, Thursday August 13th, 2020
In Syria, the families of ISIS suspects are stuck in limbo
The National, Wednesday July 15th, 2020