Syria

 
Bloody alliance has created a new cradle of facism
Bloody alliance has created a new cradle of facism
After the Turkish attack along the Syrian borders against the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), there was an international reaction against Turkey’s President Recip Erdogan and calls for the war against the Kurds to end....
Seeds of Europe’s ‘migrant crisis’ are in Europe
Seeds of Europe’s ‘migrant crisis’ are in Europe
If you ask an African migrant in Europe who came across the Mediterranean Sea in a boat if they would make the journey again, most of them would...
Unemployment fuels unrest in Arab states: IMF
Unemployment fuels unrest in Arab states: IMF
Unemployment and sluggish economic growth are fuelling social tension and popular protests in several Arab countries, the International Monetary...
Key developments in Turkey's offensive in Syria
Key developments in Turkey's offensive in Syria
Here are the key developments in Turkey's military offensive against Kurdish forces in northern Syria, the third such operation since 2016:
For Syria Kurds, the end of autonomy?
For Syria Kurds, the end of autonomy?
After years of working towards autonomy, Syria's Kurds have been dropped by their US ally and forced to call in the Damascus regime to stem a...
Mobile cinema brings movie magic to Syria Kurd children
Mobile cinema brings movie magic to Syria Kurd children
In a schoolyard of rural northeastern Syria, boys and girls break out into giggles watching Charlie Chaplin's pranks, a rare treat thanks to a...
How has war affected Syria's oil and gas sector?
How has war affected Syria's oil and gas sector?
Syria's eight-year war has seen the Damascus regime lose control of key oil fields and caused state hydrocarbon revenues to plummet by billions of...
Record 70.8 million people displaced at end of 2018: UN
Record 70.8 million people displaced at end of 2018: UN
More than 70 million people were counted last year as displaced from their homes, a record that underestimates the real number of refugees and...
Freedom comes at the cost of love
Freedom comes at the cost of love
Close on five years into his forced conscription into the Syrian army, bombs smashed into the military base in the city of Deir ez-Zor, where Fadi...
Shiraaz Mohamed release will not be easy says analyst
Shiraaz Mohamed release will not be easy says analyst
After a video of abducted photographer Shiraaz Mohamed surfaced on social media on Sunday, a researcher from the Afro-Middle East Centre (AMEC)...
Read the unembargoed March 15 - 21 edition of the M&G
Read the unembargoed March 15 - 21 edition of the M&G
When Paul Magula testified this week about malfeasance, he should have recalled what he reportedly told the VBS investigators
Silence surrounds SA doc in Syria
Silence surrounds SA doc in Syria
It has been several weeks since Fatima Ganchi has heard from her son, Firoze. She usually receives a call from him at least once a month. But there...

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