January 2, 2019

These Are Not Disposable Allies

By Aliza Marcus The United States announced last month that it intends to keep troops in Syria to support Kurdish-led fighters there until the Islamic State […]
January 2, 2019

Syrian Kurds: U.S. Allies, but Followers of Leader Jailed as Terrorist

  By ROD NORDLAND At the headquarters of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Ainissa, the normally bustling offices were thinly populated on a recent day as […]
January 2, 2019

Trump gives no timetable for Syria exit, wants to protect Kurds

Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States would get out of Syria “over a period of time” and wants to protect […]
January 3, 2019

UK foreign minister Hunt: Syria’s Assad will be around for a while

  British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Thursday that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will remain in place for “a while” thanks to support from Russia, […]