Faculty & Network
The Syrian crisis is dynamic and rapidly changing.
Our "Eye on Syria" review collates all of the latest relevant news and events
to help you make sense of the complexity.
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Allison Nowacki, International Affairs '18
"Syria Ceasefire" by Hassan Bleibel
Why the Arabs don’t want us in Syria
By Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. via Politico
They don’t hate ‘our freedoms.’ They hate that we’ve betrayed our ideals in their own countries — for oil.
ISIS tightens grip on Syrian go...
Monday, February 29, 2016
The so-called ‘Islamic rape of Europe’ is part of a long and racist history
By Ishaan Tharoor via The Washington Post
Very few of the identified culprits in the Cologne attacks were themselves refugees. And countries like Poland and Hungary, while leading the c...
Saturday, February 27, 2016
These striking family portraits show the lost members of Syrian refugee families
By Annalisa Merelli via Quartz
The series, commissioned as part of a fundraising campaign by CAFOD, the aid arm of the Catholic Church of England and Wales, was conceptualized by M...
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Fighting for Aleppo, Abandoned by the World
By Abdallah Al-Othman, Political Chief of the Levant Front via Foreign Policy
My Syrian rebel group is desperately waging war against the Islamic State and Bashar al-Assad. But America is letting the Russians bomb...
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
"Assad Geneva Talks" by Emad Hajjaj
U.S., Russia and other powers agree on ‘cessation of hostilities’ in Syria
By Karen DeYoung via The Washington Post
The United States, Russia and other powers agreed to a “cessation of hostilities” in Syria’s civil war, t...
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
"No Way Out" by Luojie
Hidden child labour: how Syrian refugees in Turkey are supplying Europe with fast fashion
By Frederik Johannisson via The Guardian
Bathed in fluorescent lights, the basement room in an Istanbul suburb is completely white. Between mountain...
Syrian Civil War
21 May 2016
Saturday, May 21, 2016
03 May 2016
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
20 April 2016
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
14 April 2016
Friday, April 15, 2016
9 April 2016
Sunday, April 10, 2016