Sino-Syrian cooperation may secure Chinese national interests – but it will cost Beijing friends.
Hezbollah’s regional adversaries are moving to confront its growing strength.
The Trump administration’s anti-Iranian policies are driving the US into a futile war in Yemen.
While the world has been fixated with ISIS, al-Qaeda has been rebuilding its strength in Syria
Fatah and Hamas have formed a unity government but the tenuous allegiance faces challenges on all sides.
Syria’s Kurds are finding themselves imperilled by shifts in the Syrian civil war
Jordan’s humanitarian response to the regions refugee crisis is causing serious security concerns.