Bashar al-Assad

Book Review
May 18, 2017
Gowans book cover

Clearing the fog of war around Syria

Jooneed Khan
With his just-released book, Washington's Long War on Syria, Stephen Gowans blows away the twisted layers of disinformation and war propaganda around Syria, and exposes a great 21st-century tragedy.
Blog
Nov 27, 2015
Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad in Yerevan

Canada needs a radical change to its Syria strategy now

Shenaz Kermalli
A solution to ending the war in Syria appears nowhere in sight. In part because world powers can't seem to get past the question of whom the biggest obstacle to peace in the region is right now.
Blog
May 14, 2014

In Syria, life goes on despite everything

Eva Bartlett
Despite the Syrian conflict that brings car bombings, checkpoints and general unrest, quotidian life goes on in the shops, in the streets and in their homes.
Blog
Sep 8, 2013
How do we get out of here?

Much confusion, no relief: The endless Syrian quagmire

Christopher Majka
After more than two years of conflict, and now chemical attacks, the crisis in Syria grows greater, relief seems more distant, and there is still no clear pathway out of the Syrian morass.
Podcast
Feb 21, 2012

jhr reports: Syria Montreal Collective

Journalists for Human Rights
jhr Montreal correspondent Adam Bemma sits down with Syria Montreal Collective member Buschra Jalabi to discuss the international community's condemnation of Syrian human rights violations.
News
Feb 16, 2012

Who wants to intervene in Syria?

Immanuel Wallerstein
Bachar al-Assad has risen to the heights of being one of the least popular men in the world. So why is there no outside intervention to force his removal from office?
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