Wednesday, 20 February , 2019

Lebanon

The Recapture of Palmyra

By Robert Fisk The biggest military defeat that Isis has suffered in more than two years. The recapture of Palmyra, the Roman city of the...

Terror and double standards

The Paris and Brussels attacks have rightly caused outrage across the globe. However, while millions in the West took to social media to share...

Syria and Russia

The announcement of a partial retreat of Russian forces from Syria puzzled more than one international observers. Here we bring to the attention of...

Behind the end of the historic role of France in MIddle...

Alain Gresh, of Monde Diplomatique explains the reasons behind the French eclipse in the Middle East. Read the article in L' Orient-Le Jour http://www.lorientlejour.com/article/958545/alain-gresh-diagnostique-la-fin-du-role-historique-de-la-france-au-moyen-orient.html and also http://www.lorientlejour.com/article/975041/palestine-quel-malaise-francais-.html  

A looming provocation? Turkey, Syria and the refugees

It seems that neither Turkey or Saudi Arabia are very happy with the Obama-Putin agreement in Syria. They are not also happy with the...

La Syrie et son État national : une victoire certaine.

La Syrie et son État national : une victoire certaine. Malgré la férocité de la conspiration et de la guerre contre la Syrie, laquelle approche de...