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Lancaster University’s Simon Mabon discusses the possible endgame for Syria.
A coalition of western and Middle Eastern states have denounced the recent Russian airstrikes Syria as the Kremlin announced a prolonged campaign.
Charles Hecker, global research director at Control Risks, discusses the complicated military situation on the ground in Syria.
As nations get involved with Syria, Dr Alan Mendoza, executive director on Russia & Syria at The Henry Jackson Society, says a “terrible accident” may happen, whereby allies attack allies.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Thursday downplayed criticism over the country's air strike targets in Syria.
Russia says it's in Syria to help fight ISIS but the real reason can be summed up in one word, says this former State Department advisor.
Matthew Henman, analyst at IHS Jane's, discusses the U.S.’s relationship with Russia, which is conducting air strikes on Syria.
Col. Jack Jacobs, U.S. Army (Retired), provides insight to the motives behind Russia's bombing of ISIS sites in Syria.
NBC's Tracie Potts reports Russia and the U.S. are on opposite sides over military action in Syria.
BEIRUT, Oct 1- Russian jets bombed rebel positions in Syria on Thursday including rural areas near the northwestern town of Jisr al-Shughour, held by an alliance of insurgents including al Qaeda's Nusra Front, Lebanon- based al-Mayadeen TV said. Russia began air strikes in Syria on Wednesday in a major escalation of the more than four-year conflict, hitting...
DUBAI, Oct 1- Saudi Arabia, a leading foe of President Bashar al-Assad, demanded his ally Russia end its raids on Syria, saying the strikes had caused civilian casualties while failing to target the hardline Islamic State militants Moscow says it opposes. In remarks at the United Nations in New York, a senior Saudi diplomat suggested both Russia and Assad's other...
Vadim Nikitin, senior associate at Stroz Friedberg, discusses Russia’s short- and long-term strategies behind the airstrikes in Syria.
Christopher Granville, managing director of Russia/FSU Research at Trusted Sources, calls U.S.-led policies in Syria a "failure" and explains what Putin's goals are in the war-torn region.
Christopher Granville, managing director of Russia/FSU Research at Trusted Sources, says Russian president Putin has played "a weak hand with aplomb", but can the country afford a campaign in Syria?
Simon Derrick, chief currency strategist at BNY Mellon, comments on Russia's military strikes in the middle east and how it impacts broader markets, including crude oil prices
The United States believes that Russia has started carrying out air strikes in Syria in the vicinity of Homs, a U.S. official told Reuters.
Iraq is turning a blind eye to Russia's move into Syria despite US objections, says David Phillips.
As Russia’s new coalition with the likes of Iraq and Iran; the nation will go ahead as planned with Syria, says Hannah Thoburn, adjunct fellow at Hudson Institute.
Daragh McDowell, senior Russia analyst at Verisk Maplecroft, says Russia’s involvement in Syria is a strategic move to try divert attention from Ukraine.