Syria
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Syria

10 August 2016

Syria: the unravelling continues

The weakening of ISIS is no victory for the West.

11 May 2016

Russia’s Palmyra concert reveals what the West lacks

In the war on ISIS, only Russia is acting as if there’s something worth fighting for.

6 April 2016

The West’s death sentence on Syria

Assad and Russia are cleaning up a mess made by Western meddlers.

2 March 2016

Philip Hammond: clueless in Syria

The UK foreign secretary doesn't know the first thing about the conflict.

23 February 2016

You want freedom of movement? Then fight for it

Liberalising migration without first convincing the public is a mistake.

23 February 2016

Syria truce: Western intervention eats itself

The West stoked this war, so why trust it now to deliver peace?

23 February 2016

The moral bankruptcy of refugee law

The distinction between migrant and refugee is a dangerous illusion.

27 December 2015

The year the West terrorised itself

The West needs to beat Islamism on the battlefield of ideas.

3 December 2015

Bombing Raqqa:
the politics of personality by other means

The shallowness of the Commons debate on Syria was alarming.