The Syrian regime devolves some power over reconstruction, mainly to retain it.
How can the kingdom’s troubled economy benefit more from Syrian migrant workers?
The Islamic State’s governing system in Syria looks a great deal like that of the Assad regime.
How does Russia position itself between Iran and Israel in the Middle East?
Did the Security Council’s vote on sanctions for Syria’s chemical weapons attacks promote accountability or impunity?
In a podcast, Carnegie Middle East scholars discuss a new report on the state of the Arab world.
Carnegie Middle East recently hosted a roundtable on the self-declared Federation of Northern Syria-Rojava.
Infighting and regime gains suggest the rebels are heading for defeat around Damascus.
As Syrian rebels become more extreme, the only winner will be Bashar al-Assad.
Donald Trump’s immigration ban has angered many Arabs, but not their leaders.
Donald Trump’s plan for refugee zones in and around Syria will not materialize.
Carnegie Middle East announces the release of a major new report on the state of the Arab world.
Moscow is reshaping the Syria conflict to ultimately impose a solution to its liking.
In an interview, Abul-Abbas al-Shami looks back on his role in the Syrian uprising.
Tales of Russian ascendancy in the Middle East are overblown.
The Syrian regime has several military options as it advances after the Aleppo victory.
A split in Ahrar al-Sham could prove very costly to the Syrian opposition.
In an interview, Derek Chollet looks back at the Obama administration’s decision-making on Syria.
A defeat will leave Syria’s opposition at a dead end, with little chance of reversing the tide of war.
The head of Syria’s Air Force Intelligence Directorate says Bashar al-Assad was too soft.