January 18, 2018

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Wanted: A Counter-Iran Strategy

American Interest, 11/1 A common but mistaken reading of the… [more]

Wanted: A Counter-Iran Strategy Wanted: A Counter-Iran Strategy

THE ISLAMIC STATE’S MILITARY STRATEGY

The Islamic State having lost its entire caliphate, save for… [more]

THE ISLAMIC STATE’S MILITARY STRATEGY THE ISLAMIC STATE’S MILITARY STRATEGY

Iran: An Interim Assessment

Jerusalem Post, 13/1 The protests in Iran appear, for now at… [more]

Iran: An Interim Assessment Iran: An Interim Assessment

THE KURDISH QUESTION IN CHINA’S MIDDLE EAST FOREIGN POLICY

Click here for PDF The Kurdistan region’s decision to hold… [more]

THE KURDISH QUESTION IN CHINA’S MIDDLE EAST FOREIGN POLICY THE KURDISH QUESTION IN CHINA’S MIDDLE EAST FOREIGN POLICY

An article in Hebrew on my work in Syria

Walla, 7/1 https://news.walla.co.il/item/3125239… [more]

An article in Hebrew on my work in Syria An article in Hebrew on my work in Syria

“BY, WITH, AND THROUGH”: HOW THE U.S.-LED COALITION DEFEATED THE ISLAMIC STATE IN IRAQ USING TACTICS WITHOUT COHERENT STRATEGY FOR CONFRONTING IRANIAN INFLUENCE

Click here for PDF The United States has engaged in several… [more]

“BY, WITH, AND THROUGH”: HOW THE U.S.-LED COALITION DEFEATED THE ISLAMIC STATE IN IRAQ USING TACTICS WITHOUT COHERENT STRATEGY FOR CONFRONTING IRANIAN INFLUENCE “BY, WITH, AND THROUGH”: HOW THE U.S.-LED COALITION DEFEATED THE ISLAMIC STATE IN IRAQ USING TACTICS WITHOUT COHERENT STRATEGY FOR CONFRONTING IRANIAN INFLUENCE

Israeli journalist @jonathan_spyer on risking his life and single-handedly bringing down a Syrian govt. minister. w/ @EylonALevy #Syria pic.twitter.com/e7u2Hsn8cA— i24NEWS English (@i24NEWS_EN) January 5, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

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Israeli journalist @jonathan_spyer on risking his life and single-handedly bringing down a Syrian govt. minister. w/ @EylonALevy #Syria pic.twitter.com/e7u2Hsn8cA— i24NEWS English (@i24NEWS_EN) January 5, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Israeli journalist @jonathan_spyer on risking his life and single-handedly bringing down a Syrian govt. minister. w/ @EylonALevy #Syria pic.twitter.com/e7u2Hsn8cA— i24NEWS English (@i24NEWS_EN) January 5, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

THE SYRIAN CONFLICT: DRIVING FORCES OF BALANCES AND IMBALANCES

Click here for PDF version At the core of the power struggle… [more]

THE SYRIAN CONFLICT: DRIVING FORCES OF BALANCES AND IMBALANCES THE SYRIAN CONFLICT: DRIVING FORCES OF BALANCES AND IMBALANCES

“Tales From the Middle East Quagmire” – Interview by Terrance Mintner

In the summer of 2012, British-Israeli journalist Jonathan Spyer… [more]

“Tales From the Middle East Quagmire” – Interview by Terrance Mintner "Tales From the Middle East Quagmire" – Interview by Terrance Mintner