Levant

Rivalry between HTS and Hurras al-Din in Idlib: From Ideological Partnership to Animosity

Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) (Organization for the Liberation of the Levant) and Hurras al-Din (Guardians of Religion) are two effective...

Yemen: Towards a Comprehensive and Lasting Peace

Six years of war in Yemen have surely exhausted all local warring parties and their regional and international supporters and more clearly the Yemeni...

Turkey’s Military Transformation: The Idlib and Libya Cases

The developments taking place around the borders of Turkey cause security concerns and require Turkey to resort to military options. However, as wars...

The Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act and the United Arab Emirates

Unlike the other sanctions introduced against the Assad regime during the civil war, the Caesar Syria Protection Act, which was adopted by the US...

The UAE-Israel Normalization: Political and Social Implications

The United Arab Emirates (the UAE) has stood out among the most important US allies in the Middle East particularly since 2016. Even when Trump was...

Idlib Knot: Positions of the Parties and Possible Scenarios

Idlib has become a focal point for the armed, political and civilian aspects of the opposition side in the lengthy Syrian crisis. Therefore, the...

Is It the Final Stage in Idlib?

Being the only de-escalation zone  which the regime could not still have the control of, Idlib stands out as a time bomb ready to explode. The...

Libya in Turkey-Russia Relations:Conflict or Cooperation?

For a long time now, competition has been underway in the Eastern Mediterranean over sovereignty claims and the distribution of hydrocarbon...