Professor Mako argues that domestic instability caused by mass uprisings altered the relative distribution of power, producing system-wide changes to the MENA state system.
Gregory Aftandilian discusses the Trump administration’s attempt to mend fences with Iraqi Kurds.
Gregory Aftandilian discusses the confusion of United States President Donald Trump’s policies with regard to the U.S. role in northern Syria.
Gregory Aftandilian discusses United States President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw troops from Syria and its impact on the future of ISIS.
Gregory Aftandilian discusses how United States Defense Secretary Mark Esper has tried to mitigate the fallout from President Donald Trump’s Syria withdrawal decision.
Gregory Aftandilian the decision by United States President Donald Trump to pull U.S. troops from the northern Syria border.
Gregory Aftandilian discusses President Donald Trump and the Syrian-Russian offensive in Syria’s Idlib province.
Gregory Aftandilian discusses the role of the United States in a post-ISIS Syria from a security perspective.
Prof. Joseph Wippl discusses President Donald Trump’s impending decision on how to respond to a suspected chemical attack in Syria.
Gregory Aftandilian discusses President Donald Trump’s remarks that he intends to pull U.S. troops out of Syria “very soon.”
Gregory Aftandilian discusses the endgame of the United States military in a post-ISIS Syria.
Gregory Aftandilian discusses how the Iraqi Kurds’ independence referendum has impacted the outlook of Syrian Kurds.
Gregory Aftandilian discusses he Trump administration’s conflicting messages in recent weeks over Iran’s presence in Syria.
Gregory Aftandilian discusses President Donald Trump’s military strategy in Syria and in the fight against the Islamic State.
FMHT hosted Sarah Mardini for a discussion on her harrowing 30 day journey from Syria to Berlin by boat, car, train and foot.
Dean Adil Najam discusses whether the U.S. military strike against Syria presents Democrats with a difficult political dilemma.
MA candidate Vicky Kelberer published the report with the UN High Commissioner for Refugees and the Boston Consortium for Arab Region Studies.
Prof. Augustus Richard Norton discusses the world’s moral failure in the response to the ongoing conflict in Syria.
Gregory Aftandilian discusses what President-Elect Donald Trump’s Syria policy will look like.
Prof. Gregory Aftandilian discusses President Barack Obama’s strategy on fighting the Islamic State (ISIS) in Iraq and Syria.