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Israel Enforcing “Red Lines” In Syria

Filed in Middle East by on September 20, 2018 0 Comments
Israel Enforcing “Red Lines” In Syria

It’s safe to say that Israel intends to vigorously enforce its “red lines” in Syria, despite a recent upsurge of tension with Russia, Syria’s chief ally and protector. In recent days, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has made it crystal clear that Israel will use force if necessary to achieve four overlapping strategic goals in Syria. […]

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Russia’s High-Wire Balancing Act In Syria

Filed in Middle East by on February 17, 2018 0 Comments
Russia’s High-Wire Balancing Act In Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin is trying to balance Russia’s conflicting interests in war-ravaged Syria. It’s a devilishly difficult exercise that requires nerves of steel and formidable diplomatic skills. Putin’s competency was put to the test on February 10, following a series of deadly clashes during which Israel downed an Iranian drone in its territory, attacked an […]

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