Archive for the 'Authors' Category

Ali Khan – “Dispatch from Damascus 8”

Yoav Stern discusses his coverage of Syrian affairs

Syrian TV shows men ‘confessing’ to deadly bomb blast

Comments from Jihad Makdissi

Flipping Peace Tracks Again?

Is the US Raid is a “Parting Shot” by the White House?

“Dispatch from Damascus 6,” by Ali Khan

“Syria-Israel Peace: The Impact on Non-State militias” by Landis

Syria plays hardball with the Saudis, by Sami Moubayed

“Syria Talks Spur Speculation” by Jim Lobe & More…

US-Syrian Thaw: Welsh and Muallem Talk

Syria explosion: Car bomb kills 17 in Damascus

How Syria’s Assad Is Steering His Country out of Isolation

Patrick Seale on the Damascus Summit

Along the Road to Damascus, lessons in conflict resolution.

Competing with the Syrian government itself and wining hands down

Syria & Lebanon Should Hold Simultaneous Talks With Israel

Bush’s Policy of No Dialogue with Syria is Costing US Lives

Ehsani’s Observations Following a Two Week Visit to Aleppo

Aref Dalileh released

Building Towards Peace

News Round-Up (August 1, 2008)

Syria is Ready for Peace.

Andrew Tabler: “The U.S. Can Help Tackle Syrian Corruption”

Walid Jumblatt Sets a New Course

“Lancing the Boil: Hizbullah’s Future in Lebanon”/ by Qifa Nabki

Paris 2008, Paris 1998

Lebanon Gets a Government

Syria marks ‘year of St Paul’

Bashar al-Assad Walking the Tight-Rope

The Syria Comment Hall of Fame

Economic and Political Isolation of Syria Crumbling Fast

“Israel, Don’t Undermine Beirut,” by Joshua Landis with Help from David Schenker

“America’s Gulf Arab allies and Syria,” by Alex

Q & A with President Assad in Dubai

“An Economic Plan for Syria’s Future,” by Ehsani

Syrian Israeli Peace Process

Give up the gun, go for EMBAs

Why Reform is an Urgent call to Secular Arabs:

A Political Breakthrough In Doha

A Solution in Doha?

Observations of a German journalist in Beirut

Syrian Media – The Challenge and the Need to Act | Part II

Syrian Media – The Challenge and the Need to Act

Lebanon Becoming

March Toward Disaster

U.S. pressures Turkcell to abandon Syria deal & other Economic News

President Assad is “more optimistic than any time before.” / Carter is “very upbeat”

Did Chirac know?

“The Jews of Syria,” By Robert Tuttle

News Round Up (7 April 2008)

Jewish Fundraiser to Support Syrian Children with Cancer

“Syrian Economy in Downturn,” by Ehsani

Economic War: Syria’s New Struggle

Jonah Hutton Firas Landis is born

The Peace Canal Plan – Peace plan/water import project from Turkey to the Middle East

The United States presents Cinerama in Damascus, 1954

Sanctions on Businessman Target Syria’s Inner Sanctum

Diagnosing Failure: The Case of Lebanon

The Eighth Gate of Damascus

Britain’s Treachery, France’s revenge / Photos

Israeli-Syrian Peace: From Dialogue… to Details & Diplomacy

A letter from Alon Liel / Chairman of the Israeli-Syrian Peace Society

Damascus, capital of Arab culture for 2008

(Saudi) Money can’t buy you love … or success

Electoral math: The history of a failing formula

“Al-Qaida in Lebanon,” by T-desco

The Day After Tomorrow… / by Qifa Nabki

“President Bush to make first trip to Syria,” by Alex

The soldiers of truth are back

Five undeniable facts about the Syria that I saw / by Ehsani

Maybe the NIE Is Not So Good for Syria?

Landis on BBC World Service Explaining Why Syria is Headed to Annapolis

Assad warns: The region will soon witness events that might have dangerous repercussions …

Announcing Creative Syria Forum’s November 2007 topic: Syria’s RegionalPolicies

Landis at CFR in NYC

More Washington Leaks on the Syria Target

News Round Up (Oct. 19 2007)

Radio: Bolton, Landis, Mazzetti, & Khouri Discuss Bombing of Syria and Peace Process


Saudi king prays with Rif’at al-Asad in Mecca

Changing Course with Syria

The New York Times: An Israeli Strike on Syria Kindles Debate in the U.S.

Nasrallah calls on Saudi Arabia to boycott the upcoming Middle East conference

Israeli Strike on Syria: A Message for Syria? … A Message for Iran?

“The Syrian Opposition: Part 2,” by Landis & Pace in Arabic

“The Syrian Opposition: Part 1,” by Landis & Pace in Arabic

News Round Up (4 August 2007)

Poll: 51% of Syrians favor peace with Israel for Golan pullout

Will Syria and Israel talk, fight or wait?

“UNIFIL and Eido Car Bombs the Same: Murr Blames al-Qaida” by T_desco

Introducing the Creative Forum: Commemorating the Golan Heights

Initial syriapol Results Released

U.S. policy turnabout may enable Israeli-Syrian talks

“A Review Of Mr. Assad’s First Term in office” by Ehsani

News Round-Up

Bernard Gwertzman (CFR consulting editor) interviews Joshua Landis

“U.S. Policy Toward Syria Debate:” Landis, Badran, Jouejati

“Why Don’t Arab Dictators Declare Themselves Kings?” by Ehsani

Young & Landis Debate Pelosi Visit on Public Radio

Syrian Opposition – New Articles

“Syria in Bush’s Crosshairs: MEPI Money” by Adam Zagorin

News Round Up (17 December 2006)

“The Case For Engaging Syria,” by Joshua Landis

Post Gemayel Prospects

The Gemayel Assassination

US Dialogue with Syria Ruled Out For Now

Landis on BBC with Mustapha