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    Amazonia, climate change, Syria, Yemen and Kashmir

    Richard Falk | Updated at 12:00am on September 21, 2019

    ARGUABLY, even before the atom bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, there was a widespread sense that a state-centric form of world order was morally and...

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    Hundreds protest against regime in Idlib

    Agence France-Presse . Near Bab al-Hawa Border Crossing, Syria | Updated at 12:00am on September 07, 2019

    Hundreds of Syrians held anti-regime protests Friday in rebel-held Idlib province where a fragile ceasefire has paused a deadly months-old offensive. Some demonstrators gathered near...

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    Syria Kurds hand over 3 IS-linked children to Nigeria

    Agence France-Presse . Qamishli, Syria | Updated at 12:00am on September 06, 2019

    Kurdish authorities in northeast Syria on Thursday handed over three siblings linked with the Islamic State group to Nigeria, the first such repatriation to the...

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    UAE firms scout trade at Syria fair, defying US pressure

    Reuters . Damascus | Updated at 12:45am on September 02, 2019

    A delegation of at least 40 businessmen from the United Arab Emirates attended a state-backed trade fair in Syria’s capital, defying US warnings against doing...

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    Syria missile attack kills 40 jihadist leaders

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 12:00am on September 01, 2019

    At least 40 jihadist leaders were killed Saturday in Syria after a missile attack targeted their meeting in the northwestern province of Idlib, a war...

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    ‘We are waiting for war’

    Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:00am on August 30, 2019

    AFTER the recent Israeli attacks against Lebanon, Syria, and Iraq, the Middle East has found itself in the midst of undeclared war. Almost everyone in...

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    Northwest Syria clashes kill 51 fighters

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 12:00am on August 28, 2019

    Clashes between anti-government fighters and regime forces killed 51 combattants on both sides in northwestern Syria Tuesday, a war monitor said. Russia-backed regime fighters have...

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    Syria soldiers eye Turkish outpost in recaptured town

    Agence-France-Presse . Syria | Updated at 12:00am on August 27, 2019

    Syrian soldier Ahmad Amuri rolls up on a motorbike to hand water bottles to comrades standing guard under pistachio trees, just a few dozen metres...

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    Listening to wrong voices on Syria

    Danny Sjursen | Updated at 12:00am on August 25, 2019

    ONCE upon a time, Hawaii representative Tulsi Gabbard travelled to Syria and met with the strongman president Bashar Assad. She considered her willingness to engage...

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    Syrian army poised to take key town after rebel withdrawals

    Reuters . Beirut | Updated at 12:00am on August 21, 2019

    Syrian government forces look set to recover a strategic town that has been in rebel hands since 2014 in a major Russian-backed offensive into the...