Redlines and the problems of intervention in Syria
George Friedman | 01 May 2013 |
tags: foreign policy, Syria
The US and its European allies do not have the force needed to end Syria's appalling bloodshed.
Indifference to the fate of Middle East Christians has ancient roots
Lars Brownworth | 18 April 2013 |
tags: Christianity, Egypt, Iraq, Middle East, Syria
The Western media is using an centuries-old playbook in its treatment of Iraqi, Syrian and Egyptian Christians.
The endgame begins in Syria
George Friedman | 25 July 2012 |
tags: foreign policy, Iran, Stratfor, Syria
The Assad regime has been fatally weakened by recent chaos and violence. The losers are Iran, Russia, China and Israel. The unlikely winner is the United States.
Why the West got Egypt wrong
George Friedman | 30 May 2012 |
tags: Arab Spring, Egypt, Syria
In both Egypt and Syria the hopes of the Arab Spring have faded, with the ideals of Western liberals coming a distant third.