Alawites Archives - Syria Comment

Round-Up: Palmyra, Contingency Planning for Regime Losses, UN Response to Enslavement Crisis

The Alawi Community and the Syria Crisis – by Fabriche Balanche

The Killing of Muhammad al-Assad, a.k.a. “Shaykh al-Jabal”

A Visit to the Tomb of Hafez al-Asad

Interview with Sayyid Hashim Muhammad Ali: Commander of the National Ideological Resistance in Syria

Gangs of Latakia: The Militiafication of the Assad Regime

Round Up: Lethal Aid, Human Interest Stories, Lebanon

Obama Owes Syrians and Americans a Vision of Syria’s Future

Turkey Engulfed in Protests, Syria Conflict Worries Turkish Alevis, Syrian Turkomen Support Opposition

Sheikh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi Interviewed by Syria Comment

“The Formation of Alawite Militias in the Kassab region,” by Mohammad D.

“The Original Shabiha,” by Mohammad D.

“Syria in Fragments: Divided Minds, Divided Lives,” by an American in Syria