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  1. Beheading in the Name of Islam
  2. Sherman's 300,000 and the Caliphate's Three Million
  3. How Dissimulation about Islam is Fuelling Genocide in the Middle East
  4. Why Arabs Lose Wars
  5. Stop Giving Money to the U.N.'s Relief Agency for Palestinians

 

  1. Sherman's 300,000 and the Caliphate's Three Million
  2. Beheading in the Name of Islam
  3. Mosque Controversy Follows Trudeau
  4. How Dissimulation about Islam is Fuelling Genocide in the Middle East
  5. Stop Giving Money to the U.N.'s Relief Agency for Palestinians

 

Writings by Topic: Syria

Articles, Reviews

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Articles

Title Publication Author Date
Caliph Ibrahim's Brutal Moment The Washington Times Daniel Pipes August 5, 2014
Under Gaza's Shadow, Islamic State Advances The Jerusalem Post Jonathan Spyer August 1, 2014
Fractured States The Jerusalem Post Jonathan Spyer July 4, 2014
Sadly, There's Nothing the U.S. Can Do to Save Iraq The National Post Gary C. Gambill June 27, 2014
Turkey's Support for ISIS Islamist Terrorists The Washington Times Daniel Pipes June 17, 2014
Second Front Opens in the Sunni-Shia War PJ Media Jonathan Spyer June 15, 2014
An 'Islamic State' Is Born The Jerusalem Post Jonathan Spyer June 12, 2014
ISIS Rampages, the Middle East Shakes National Review Online Daniel Pipes June 12, 2014
Disaster in the Levant: the Syrian Civil War in its Fourth Year Fathom Jonathan Spyer June 2, 2014
A Most Discreet Israeli Intervention in Syria The Jerusalem Post Jonathan Spyer May 29, 2014
Syria's ISIS Crucifying Opponents, Justifying Horror with Quran Passages PJ Media Jonathan Spyer and Aymenn Jawad al-Tamimi May 27, 2014
Wars Within Wars The Weekly Standard Jonathan Spyer May 26, 2014
Islamic extremists fighting brutal war against Kurds in Syria The National Post Jonathan Spyer May 11, 2014
Islamic Extremists Now Crucifying People in Syria—and Tweeting Out the Pictures The Daily Beast Jacob Siegel April 30, 2014
Assad's Boasts The Jerusalem Post Jonathan Spyer April 10, 2014
War Across the Borders PJ Media Jonathan Spyer March 28, 2014
Western Ignorance of the 'Conditions of Omar' PJ Media Raymond Ibrahim March 22, 2014
Israel-Syria border escalation The Jerusalem Post Jonathan Spyer March 21, 2014
The Islamic State of Iraq and ash-Sham's dhimmi pact for the Christians of Raqqa province Syria Comment Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi February 26, 2014
Holding back al-Qaeda The Jerusalem Post Jonathan Spyer February 23, 2014
Kidnapped Nuns No Longer Bear the Cross World Magazine Raymond Ibrahim February 18, 2014
The Assad Regime and Jihadis: Collaborators and Allies? Syria Comment Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi February 11, 2014
ISIS and al-Qaeda compete for supremacy in global jihad Al-Monitor Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi February 11, 2014
The Dawn of the Islamic State of Iraq and ash-Sham Current Trends in Islamist Ideology Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi January 27, 2014
The Syrian peace process: An exercise in futility The Jerusalem Post Jonathan Spyer January 24, 2014
Kerry Boasts of 'Pluralistic' Syria Once Assad Gone Raymondibrahim.com Raymond Ibrahim January 23, 2014
Bandar bin Sultan's Botched Syrian Intervention Middle East Quarterly Hilal Khashan Winter 2014
The Arab Nationalist Guard: A Pro-Assad Militia Brown Moses Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi December 31, 2013
The Syrian rebel groups pulling in foreign fighters BBC Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi December 24, 2013
Moroccan ex-Guantánamo Detainee Mohammed Mizouz Identified In Syria Syria Comment Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi December 22, 2013
The Factions of Abu Kamal Brown Moses Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi December 18, 2013
Muhajireen Battalions in Syria Jihadology Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi December 13, 2013
The Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham MERIA Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi December 11, 2013
'Largest Massacre of Christians in Syria' Ignored Raymond Ibrahim November 21, 2013
With Help From Tehran and Moscow, and Inaction by the U.S., Assad Is Poised To Stay Tablet Magazine Jonathan Spyer November 13, 2013
The Druze Militias of Southern Syria Syria Comment Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi November 13, 2013
Kurds defending autonomous 'Rojava' enclave in Syria The Jerusalem Post Jonathan Spyer November 8, 2013
Assad's North Korean Connection The Jerusalem Post Jonathan Spyer November 1, 2013
Druse state in Syria could be Israeli ally The Jerusalem Post Ariel Ben Solomon October 29, 2013
Islamic Doctrines Justify Sex Jihad FrontPageMagazine.com Raymond Ibrahim October 18, 2013
Despite Nobel Prize, Full Removal of Syria's Chemical Weapons Unlikely PJ Media Jonathan Spyer October 16, 2013
Foreign Policy Magazine Covers Up Syrian Sex Jihad FrontPageMagazine.com Raymond Ibrahim October 7, 2013
The Syrian Uprising and the Scramble for Geneva II Berfrois Hilal Khashan October 4, 2013
Partitioning Syria Foreign Policy Research Institute Gary C. Gambill October 2013
Sex Jihad and Western Disbelief Human Events Raymond Ibrahim September 25, 2013
Let Refugees Remain in Their Own Culture Zones The Washington Times Daniel Pipes September 24, 2013
Russian Patriarch to Obama: Syria's Christians Nearing 'Extermination' PJ Media Raymond Ibrahim September 18, 2013
Moroccan Ex-Guantánamo Detainees Fighting in Syria's Civil War Jihadology Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi September 18, 2013
Scoring the Syria Deal National Review Online Daniel Pipes September 17, 2013
US plays Monopoly, Russia plays chess Asia Times David P. Goldman September 16, 2013
Francois Hollande Misreads France's Thoughts on Syria PJ Media Michel Gurfinkiel September 13, 2013
Forget Syria, Target Iran The Washington Times Daniel Pipes September 9, 2013
Has Syria Got a Prayer? National Review Online Kathryn Jean Lopez September 7, 2013
Pushed on the Bandwagon Foreign Policy Steven J. Rosen September 4, 2013
The Failure of U.S. Policy toward Damascus Middle East Quarterly Eyal Zisser Fall 2013
Beware Syrians Bearing Gifts Foreign Policy Research Institute Gary C. Gambill September 2013
The Pros and Cons of Attacking Syria PJ Media David P. Goldman August 28, 2013
Bay'ah to Baghdadi: Foreign Support for Sheikh Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and the Islamic State of Iraq and ash-Sham Jihadology Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi August 22, 2013
Arms for Peace in Syria? Foreign Policy Research Institute Gary C. Gambill August 16, 2013
Iraq offers little historical precedent in the Syrian crisis The National (UAE) Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi August 13, 2013
Waiting for Captain America National Post Gary C. Gambill July 26, 2013
Syria's Graphic Beheading Videos FrontPageMagazine.com Raymond Ibrahim July 18, 2013
Al-Qaeda Expands into Northern Syria Syria Comment Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi July 18, 2013
The Economic Blunders Behind the Arab Revolutions The Wall Street Journal David P. Goldman July 12, 2013
The 'Sex Jihad' Investigative Project on Terrorism Raymond Ibrahim June 18, 2013
Syria and Egypt can't be fixed Asia Times David P. Goldman June 17, 2013
When Sunni and Shiite Extremists Make War National Review Online Daniel Pipes June 5, 2013
Syria is Iran's Stalingrad Foreign Policy Research Institute Gary C. Gambill June 2013
Syria's madness and ours Asia Times David P. Goldman May 20, 2013
Getting rid of Bashar Assad won't end Syria's civil war National Post Gary C. Gambill May 7, 2013
Support Assad The Washington Times Daniel Pipes April 11, 2013
Jihad in Syria, Part II Syria Comment Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi March 25, 2013
Jihad in Syria Syria Comment Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi March 20, 2013
Can Assad's Syria Survive Revolution? Middle East Quarterly Eyal Zisser Spring 2013
Syrian Druze: Toward Defiant Neutrality Foreign Policy Research Institute Gary C. Gambill March 2013
Anti-Islamism in an Islamic Civil War The American Spectator Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi January 24, 2013
The Folly of Arming Syria's Rebels The National Interest Gary C. Gambill January 14, 2013
Don't blame America for Syrian strife National Post Gary C. Gambill January 14, 2013
Is an Alawite state Assad's Plan B? The Independent Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi January 7, 2013
Will Syria's Strife Rip Lebanon Apart? Middle East Quarterly Hilal Khashan Winter 2013
What Happened in Aqrab, Syria? The Jerusalem Post Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi December 27, 2012
Syria's Assyrians, caught in the middle The Daily Star (Beirut) Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi December 7, 2012
Syria: Spillover into Iraq? The Jerusalem Post Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi November 18, 2012
UNRWA Keeps Quiet on Syria The National Interest Asaf Romirowsky and Alexander H. Joffe November 9, 2012
Kurdish Rivalries in Syria The American Spectator Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi November 8, 2012
Christians in Syria The Henry Jackson Society Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi November 2012
Civil War in Lebanon? The American Spectator Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi October 30, 2012
Preserving the Syrian Paper Trail The National Interest Alexander H. Joffe October 17, 2012
Ankara at War National Review Online Daniel Pipes October 16, 2012
Analyzing Aleppo The American Spectator Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi October 8, 2012
Intervention Won't Save Syria The National Interest Gary C. Gambill September 27, 2012
The Syrian Civil War National Review Online Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi September 17, 2012
Wait Out the War in Syria The Washington Times Daniel Pipes August 21, 2012
Syria's Kurds stand alone after rejecting rebels and regime The National (Abu Dhabi) Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi July 23, 2012
Understanding the Situation in Syria The American Spectator Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi and Oskar Svadkovsky July 19, 2012
Assad's Houla Propaganda - Part II Al-Ayyam Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi and Phillip Smyth June 25, 2012
Stay out of the Syrian Morass The Washington Times Daniel Pipes June 13, 2012
Assad's Houla Propaganda National Review Online Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi and Phillip Smyth June 12, 2012
Nizar Nayouf, al-Haqiqa, and Syrian Christians The American Spectator Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi April 23, 2012
Syrian disinformation about Christian persecution Ha'aretz Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi, Oskar Svadkovsky and Phillip Smyth April 6, 2012
Bashar's Iron Fist Goes Airborne and Thermobaric The American Spectator Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi and Oskar Svadkovsky April 2, 2012
The Fate of Syria Stonegate Institute Raymond Ibrahim March 8, 2012
Turkish-Syrian Relations Go Downhill Middle East Quarterly Damla Aras Spring 2012
The Muslim Brotherhood Reborn Middle East Quarterly Yvette Talhamy Spring 2012
Syria's Struggling Civil Society Middle East Quarterly Ignacio Alvarez-Ossorio Spring 2012
Bashar's 'Iron Fist' The American Spectator Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi and Oskar Svadkovsky February 21, 2012
Demography Is Destiny in Syria The American Spectator Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi and Oskar Svadkovsky February 6, 2012
Syria, Turkey and the Kurds Israel National News Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi November 18, 2011
No, Syria won't plunge Iraq into war The Daily Star (Beirut) Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi October 7, 2011
Kurdish-Christian rivalries The Kurdistan Tribune Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi September 25, 2011
A Sectarian Issue The American Spectator Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi September 7, 2011
Assad Knows What He's Doing The National Interest Gary C. Gambill August 23, 2011
The Hard Man of Damascus Foreign Policy Gary C. Gambill July 6, 2011
The View from Syria and Lebanon Middle East Quarterly Hilal Khashan Summer 2011
Fin de Régime in Syria? National Review Online Daniel Pipes May 24, 2011
Assad protected by cult of incompetence The Washington Times Gary C. Gambill April 27, 2011
Assad's Survival Strategy Foreign Policy Gary C. Gambill April 6, 2011
Damascus on Trial Middle East Quarterly David Schenker Spring 2011
Dreaming of Damascus The National Interest Gary C. Gambill February 8, 2011
Dissident Watch: Anwar al-Bunni Middle East Quarterly Simcha Katsnelson Fall 2010
Sponsored Corruption and Neglected Reform in Syria Middle East Quarterly Anna Borshchevskaya Summer 2010
Syria's Financial Support for Jihad Middle East Quarterly Matthew Levitt Winter 2010
Syria's Path to Islamist Terror Middle East Quarterly Michael Rubin Winter 2010
The Enduring Iran-Syria-Hezbollah Axis AEI Middle Eastern Outlook Michael Rubin December 2009
Has Damascus Stopped Supporting Terrorists? Middle East Quarterly Ryan Mauro Summer 2009
Dissident Watch: Tariq Biasi Middle East Quarterly Gideon Spitzer Winter 2009
Syria Can't Be Flipped Forbes.com Michael Rubin November 12, 2008
An Israeli Watershed: Strike on Syria Middle East Quarterly Eyal Zisser Summer 2008
Where Is Bashar al-Assad Heading? Middle East Quarterly Eyal Zisser Winter 2008
Dissident Watch: Kamal al-Labwani Middle East Quarterly Adam Pechter Fall 2007
Has Hezbollah's Rise Come at Syria's Expense? Middle East Quarterly Robert G. Rabil Fall 2007
Specter, colleagues travel abroad, but bid for dialogue yields little Philadelphia Inquirer Michael Rubin December 28, 2006
Bashar al-Assad's Gamble Middle East Quarterly Eyal Zisser Fall 2006
Hold Damascus Responsible [for Hezbollah Violence in Southern Lebanon] New York Sun Daniel Pipes August 1, 2006
Syria after Lebanon: Hooked on Lebanon Middle East Quarterly Gary C. Gambill Fall 2005
Syria after Lebanon: The Growing Syrian Missile Threat Middle East Quarterly Lee Kass Fall 2005
Bashar al-Assad's Lebanon Gamble Middle East Quarterly William Harris Summer 2005
Dissident Watch: Aktham Naisse Middle East Quarterly Suzanne Gershowitz Spring 2005
Lebanon's Liberation Approaches New York Sun Daniel Pipes February 22, 2005
Syrian Reform: What Lies Beneath Middle East Quarterly Farid N. Ghadry Winter 2005
[Dennis Ross on] Strange Twists in Syrian-Israeli Diplomacy FrontPageMagazine.com Daniel Pipes August 6, 2004
The Secret Pictures of Senior Airman Ahmad al Halabi FrontPageMagazine.com Daniel Pipes March 29, 2004
When Rogues Defy Reason: Bashar's Syria Middle East Quarterly Max Abrahms Fall 2003
Syria and the United States: Bad Habits Die Hard Middle East Quarterly Eyal Zisser Summer 2003
Signal to Syria: Straighten Up New York Post Daniel Pipes and Gary C. Gambill May 13, 2003
Does Bashar al-Assad Rule Syria? Middle East Quarterly Eyal Zisser Winter 2003
Poisoned Missiles: Syria's Doomsday Deterrent Middle East Quarterly Dany Shoham Fall 2002
Guile, Gas and Germs: Syria's Ultimate Weapons Middle East Quarterly Dany Shoham Summer 2002
Iraq and Syria: The Dilemma of Dynasty Middle East Quarterly Ariel I. Ahram Spring 2002
Will the Assad dynasty last? Jerusalem Post Daniel Pipes June 6, 2001
Is Syria Losing Control of Lebanon? Middle East Quarterly Gary C. Gambill Spring 2001
Syria and Iraq – Repression Middle East Quarterly Ray J. Mouawad Winter 2001
Syria: Back to the Future? Middle East Quarterly December 2000
"All Syrian Forces Must Leave Lebanon" Middle East Quarterly September 2000
Will Bashshar al-Asad Rule? Middle East Quarterly Eyal Zisser September 2000
"We Don't Need Syria in Lebanon" Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes September 2000
Getting Syria wrong Jerusalem Post Daniel Pipes and Zachary Rentz June 21, 2000
Syria's 'Lion' Was Really a 'Monster' Wall Street Journal Daniel Pipes June 12, 2000
Syria after the iron fist National Post Daniel Pipes June 12, 2000
[Assad's Death Offers] A Chance for Peace Washington Post Daniel Pipes June 11, 2000
"We Are Not a Syrian Province" Middle East Quarterly June 2000
A lesson courtesy of the Turks Jerusalem Post Daniel Pipes April 12, 2000
True Syrian intentions Jerusalem Post Daniel Pipes March 17, 2000
Is a Syria-Israel Treaty Good for the United States? Middle East Forum Wire Daniel Pipes January 28, 2000
Tax dollars to Syria? Washington Times Daniel Pipes January 26, 2000
A Copernican View [of Syria] Jerusalem Post Daniel Pipes January 25, 2000
No time to cajole [Syria] Jerusalem Post Daniel Pipes December 21, 1999
The Word of Hafez al-Assad Commentary Daniel Pipes October 1999
Kisses across the Golan Heights Middle East Quarterly September 1999
The Collapsing Syrian Economy Middle East Quarterly Steven Plaut September 1999
Assad Isn't Interested Jerusalem Post Daniel Pipes August 29, 1999
The Road to Damascus New Republic Daniel Pipes July 5, 1999
A Solution to Syrian Terrorism Middle East Quarterly Ely Karmon June 1999
Hafiz al-Asad Discovers Islam Middle East Quarterly Eyal Zisser March 1999
Asad's Art of the Double Game Modern Syria: From Ottoman Rule to Pivotal Role in the Middle East Daniel Pipes 1999
The Real "New Middle East" Commentary Daniel Pipes November 1998
Why Syria and Turkey Gird for War Wall Street Journal Europe Daniel Pipes October 9, 1998
Lebanon, a Wholly Owned Subsidiary Middle East Quarterly Muhammad Mugraby March 1998
Is There Still a Lebanon? Middle East Quarterly Habib C. Malik December 1997
Syria's Troubled Economic Future Middle East Quarterly Eliyahu Kanovsky June 1997
On the Road: In Asad's Damascus Middle East Quarterly Steven A. Cook December 1996
Syria's Battle on All Fronts New York Times Daniel Pipes April 23, 1996
The Inner Logic of Israel's Negotiations: Flatter Asad Middle East Quarterly Robert K. Lifton March 1996
Beyond the Golan: Prospects for Syrian-Turkish Confrontation Turkish Times Daniel Pipes February 15, 1996
Just Kidding: Syria's Peace Bluff New Republic Daniel Pipes January 8 & 15, 1996
The Succession Struggle in Damascus Middle East Quarterly Eyal Zisser September 1995
Opinion Poll: American Troops on the Golan Heights? Middle East Quarterly John McLaughlin and Tony Fabrizio March 1995
"Hafiz al-Asad Should Be Careful" Turkish Times Daniel Pipes December 15, 1994
Understanding Asad Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes December 1994
Syria's people may not want peace Jewish Exponent Daniel Pipes November 25, 1994
U.S. Troops in the Golan Heights? Washington Times Daniel Pipes November 15, 1994
Clinton in Syria Boston Globe Daniel Pipes October 30, 1994
Convert Assad on the Road to Damascus Wall Street Journal Daniel Pipes October 27, 1994
The Mind of Hafez Assad Washington Post Daniel Pipes October 9, 1994
Assad: As good as his word Jerusalem Post Daniel Pipes September 3, 1994
Asad Inches toward Peace Middle East Quarterly Eyal Zisser September 1994
The broken promises of Syria's Hafez Assad The Washington Times Daniel Pipes April 29, 1994
Trust Asad? Not Yet New York Times Daniel Pipes January 18, 1994

Reviews

Book Title Publication Author Date
Cooperating Rivals: The Riparian Politics of the Jordan River Basin
by Jeffrey Sosland
Middle East Quarterly Patrick Clawson Summer 2008
Syria, the United States, and the War on Terror in the Middle East
by Robert G. Rabil
Middle East Quarterly Michael Young Winter 2007
Lebanon: The Politics of Frustration: The Failed Coup of 1961
by Adel Beshara
Middle East Quarterly William Harris Summer 2006
Syria's Terrorist War on Lebanon and the Peace Process
by Marius Deeb
Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes Winter 2004
Syria and the Palestinians: The Clash of Nationalisms
by Ghada Hashem Talhami
Middle East Quarterly Jonathan Schanzer Winter 2003
Asad's Legacy: Syria in Transition
by Eyal Zisser
Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes Summer 2001
Ambiguities of Domination: Politics, Rhetoric, and Symbols in Contemporary Syria
by Lisa Wedeen
Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes Spring 2001
Revisiting the Yom Kippur War Middle East Quarterly Norvell B. De Atkine Fall 2000
Syrische Religionspolitik unter Asad
by Annabelle Böttcher
Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes Fall 2000
The Schools of Ba'athism: A Study of Syrian Textbooks
by Meyrav Wurmser
Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes June 2000
The Israeli-Syrian Dialogue: A One-Way Ticket to Peace?
by Uri Sagie
Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes June 2000
Syria's Peasantry, the Descendants of Its Lesser Rural Notables, and Their Politics
by Hanna Batatu
Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes December 1999
Le Moyen-Orient entre Guerre et Paix: Une géopolitique du Golan
by Frédéric Encel
Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes September 1999
The Brink of Peace: The Israeli-Syrian Negotiations
by Itamar Rabinovich
Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes March 1999
The Damascus Affair
by Jonathan Frankel
Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes September 1998
Between Damascus and Jerusalem: Lebanon and Middle East Peace
by Habib C. Malik
Middle East Quarterly William Harris March 1998
Syria beyond the Peace Process
by Daniel Pipes
Middle East Quarterly Kamal Yazigi December 1997
Historical Dictionary of Syria
by David Commins
Middle East Quarterly Daniel Pipes December 1996

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