Syrian opposition

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Shirin Hayek, Yasin al-Suwayha
During a blogger’s forum held in Xavia, Spain last April, Egyptian writer and journalist Hani Darwish pointed out that in the past few years, Mubarak...
Thursday, September 29, 2011
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Muhammad Dibo
Syria stands at a crossroads. The status quo of protest and regime crackdwon might not end soon, but the situation may also escalate as protests in...
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
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Mohammad Shalabi, Wissam Kanaan
Few expect the officially-convened ‘dialogue sessions’ currently taking place in Syria to contribute to a solution to the national crisis.
Friday, September 16, 2011
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Asi Abu-Najm
In the wake of a continuous military crackdown by the Syrian regime against popular protest, there are growing calls to militarize the revolution....
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
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Basheer al-Baker
Several Syrian opposition groups see Paris-based intellectual Burhan Ghalioun as a consensus figure capable of heading a unified opposition coalition...
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
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Ibrahim al-Amin
There are now two contests in Syria. The first is domestic. It pits protesters, plus armed groups of various hues, against a regime that continues to...
Monday, September 5, 2011
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Muhammad Shalabi
Damascus — Prominent Syrian cartoonist Ali Ferzat is recovering in hospital after masked men kidnapped and tortured him last Thursday. Ferzat, born...
Saturday, August 27, 2011
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