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Tens of thousands of people have been fleeing from Idlib in northern Syria as clashes continue

Recent developments have conspired to weaken the Iranian presence in Syria, threatening Tehran’s wider plans to expand its influence in the region

There was widespread rejoicing among the opposition in Syria at the news of the assassination of Iranian Al-Quds Force leader Qassem Suleimani

After nine years of war, the Constitutional Committee set up to draft a new constitution may be the only hope of ending the crisis in Syria

The second round of Syria’s Constitutional Committee meetings in Geneva has broken up without agreement, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Israel bombed nearly two dozen targets in Syria last week that it said were used by mainly Iranian forces

After announcing that it would be withdrawing its troops from Syria, the US has now sent back its forces to control the oil-producing area east of the Euphrates River, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The Syrian Constitutional Committee tasked with drafting a new constitution for Syria is unlikely to achieve sustainable results, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The committee tasked with drafting a new Syrian constitution met in Geneva this week against a background of mutual accusations and recrimination, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The most conspicuous outcome of the interplay of events in northern Syria is that Bashar Al-Assad has recovered a third of the country without firing a single shot

The ceasefire agreed between the US and Turkey after the invasion of northeast Syria by Turkish forces is unlikely to serve the interests of the local population, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

With over 200,000 Syrians displaced by the current Turkish military operation in northern Syria, another humanitarian catastrophe is in the making, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The formation of a New National Army in Syria was announced this week, bringing together various opposition factions, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Syrian Kurdish forces under US protection are supplying the Syrian regime with oil and gas despite the existence of US and European sanctions, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The first meeting of the Constitutional Committee tasked with overseeing a new Syrian constitution took place this week, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Basic principles need to be agreed by all the parties before a Constitutional Convention can be set up in Syria to draft a new constitution for the country as it emerges from civil war, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The value of the Syrian currency has been falling further against the dollar, with inflation in excess of one thousand per cent being recorded since the outbreak of the conflict in the country, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Many unanswered questions loom as battles continue for control of the northern Syrian province of Idlib

The 13th round of the Astana Talks on Syria in the Kazakh capital of Nur Sultan saw few results apart from a weakly enforced ceasefire in Idlib in northern Syria

Air attacks are continuing on the opposition-held Idlib province in northern Syria, with the Syrian government apparently determined to bring it to heel

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