According to Arab diplomatic sources, Trump the candidate might not be Trump the President...Russia has already won in the US presidential election
Whoever prevails in the vote, Russia and Putin have already carved unprecedented influence and clout inside the American political landscape...Finally a President for Lebanon? Behind the Hariri-Aoun bargain
Almost two years and a half into its longest Presidential void, Lebanon might finally opt to a political bargain, Joyce Karam writes...Why the real battle for Mosul is political
Putting in place a strategy that wins back the tribal elements is the only way for lasting victory in Mosul...Trump goes to the gutter in debate: It won’t save him
Wave of scandals over tax returns and lewd audio tapes have left the Republican nominee on the offensive...Following Russia standoff, US needs a Plan B in Syria
The White House should seriously revisit its plans to arm the Syrian rebels and coordinate pressure with regional allies...Hillary Clinton won the debate but will it matter?
The Trump team was bragging that its candidate was out on the campaign trail while Clinton ‘stayed at home’ and was preparing for the debate...Syria’s ceasefire is a farce and Kerry-Lavrov plan a fantasy
If we were to take the Russian-American agreements as serious diplomatic breakthroughs, then Syria would be a different place by now...