January 10, 2017 - 10:25 GMT
Synaps experts Peter Harlin, Alex Simon and Rosalie Berthier explain the complex field of Syria’s humanitarian sector and the major issues that led to its failure for the Syrian people.
January 04, 2017 - 12:42 GMT
Despite domestic popularity, Barack Hussein Obama showed extreme caution in foreign policy.
January 02, 2017 - 12:17 GMT
Rebel-held Aleppo was the first casualty of President-elect Donald Trump’s emerging world order. Here, Annia Ciezadlo explains what to expect next in Syria.
December 20, 2016 - 11:07 GMT
'It took me a few seconds to realize what had happened: A man had died in front of me; a life had disappeared before my eyes,' said AP photographer Burhan Ozbilici.
December 15, 2016 - 09:28 GMT
Dealing with the past is important in closing one chapter and opening a new, says the chairman of the commission.
December 05, 2016 - 08:58 GMT
Though Russia and the U.S. tout opposing narratives on Syria, both their policies resulted in the ongoing destruction in that country. Eventually, however, someone will have to shoulder the cost of rebuilding, writes Middle East expert Frederic C. Hof.
November 26, 2016 - 13:45 GMT
The new U.S. president wants his Syrian counterpart to stay. Journalist Annia Ciezadlo explains what that’s going to mean for the nearly half of Syrian civilians who are stranded by war.
November 22, 2016 - 10:03 GMT
The call for prayer in Islam, like the sound of church bells ringing, carries a deep religious and spiritual meaning, as it has, five times a day, for the last 15 centuries, uninterrupted. But, in Palestine, such religious traditions also carry a deep, symbolic meaning.
November 20, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Amid growing religiosity, fears of anti-Semitism and a government increasingly stifling dissent, many are considering their options elsewhere.
November 14, 2016 - 11:13 GMT
The annual olive harvest is a time for celebration and fear for many Palestinians, who face violence from Israeli settlers. While volunteer organizations aim to help, their motivations may be less charitable.
November 09, 2016 - 10:39 GMT
Some camps in the Arab world have secretly applauded his victory believing he will disengage from the region.
November 06, 2016 - 13:43 GMT
A group of women in Jordan are defying gender roles for a career on the road. While it’s not easy working in a male-dominated sector, the country’s female taxi drivers are willing to challenge the naysayers in order to do the job they love.
November 02, 2016 - 11:28 GMT
The United States intervened militarily in Syria under the premise of the “war on terror” and the fight against Daesh, but their presence is actually helping the Syrian government.
October 31, 2016 - 12:49 GMT
The doors of Baabda Palace, which have been closed since ex-President Michel Suleiman's tenure ended in May 2014, will open again after the parliament's expected vote to end the presidential vacuum.
October 16, 2016 - 11:07 GMT
The unorthodox and swift rise of an inexperienced prince in Saudi Arabia has shaken the Saudi monarchy and left an overload of other princes craving for power angry and disgruntled, a report says.