• January 01, 2018|Anna BorshchevskayaMiddle East Quarterly

    <font color=red>Moscow’s Middle East Resurgence:</font> Russia's Goals Go beyond Damascus

    Cooperation with the Kremlin will not bring stability to Syria

  • November 17, 2016|Anna BorshchevskayaMEF Wire

    Russia's Growing Middle Eastern Prowess

    Summary account by Marilyn Stern, Middle East Forum Communications Coordinator. Moscow's military intervention in Syria has not only made it a key factor in that country's civil war but has also boosted its regional standing, netted it a major naval

  • June 01, 2010|Anna BorshchevskayaMiddle East Quarterly

    Sponsored Corruption and Neglected Reform in Syria

    A decade into Bashar al-Assad's rule, the Syrian economy is languishing. The police state Bashar inherited from his father Hafiz continues to obstruct any kind of reform whether in the political or economic spheres. Outspoken dissident Riad...