A slew of articles, analyses and commentary appeared on the third anniversary of the Arab Spring striking Syria. The facts and figures speak for themselves: Syria is a transformed state, bordering on failure. A good metaphor for Syria is the Syrian foreign minister who was rushed to hospital last week for heart surgery; the patient, like the country, is quite ill at this time.
A mess with many to blame
Diplomatic measures to deal with the Syrian situation after three years are a mess, with many states to blameDr. Theodore Karasik