Assistant Professor, Middle East Political Economy, at the University of Oregon. Currently writing on the Egyptian revolution and the Syrian crisis.
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US begins training Syrian rebels in Jordan to become anti-Isis force | World news | The Guardian.
A major offensive by the Syrian army in its southern front, in cooperation with Hezbollah and Iranian elements, continued on Thursday, not far from Israel’s Golan Heights border. Mere days after the start of the operation, the Syrian Armed Forces … Continue reading
Hackers targeted Syrian rebel fighters with online “honey traps,” posing as female supporters to steal battle plans and the identity of defectors, a security firm said Monday. Syrian armed opposition groups lost critical information when its militants fell victim to … Continue reading
Reports by UN observers in the Golan submitted to 15 members of Security Council detail regular contact between IDF officers and armed Syrian opposition figures at the border. By Barak Ravid | Dec. 7, 2014 | 6:00 AM | 4 … Continue reading
By BASSEM MROUE Published: Nov 28, 2014 FILE – In this March 18, 2013, file image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, free Syrian Army … Continue reading