The Azerbaijani bloc within ISIS align themselves with other small ethnic groups such as the Dagestanis and Tajiks...China’s proxy war in Syria: Revealing the role of Uighur fighters
A few months ago, in a remote town in Idlib province, northern Syria, an unusual foreign militant presence alarmed Syrian locals...Meet ISIS’ new breed of Chechen militants
Muslem Abu al-Waleed Shishani and Omar al-Shishani have risen in ISIS' ranks ...Syrian refugees suffer as Turkey grows intolerant
Local outrage towards Syrian refugees in Turkey has been growing ...ISIS’ path of destruction drains Iraq and Syria’s water supplies
The crisis started when ISIS diverted the water a month and a half ago towards Iraq, resulting in electricity and water shortages...Loved-up? North Korea, Syria swap praise and adulation
A North Korean delegation met with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to improve relations recently...The American nightmare? Bridging economic inequality in the U.S.
Raised in poverty-stricken South Central Los Angeles, the author says that the U.S. government has abandoned the poor...Patrick Seale is dead, but his ‘polished image’ of Assad lives on
British journalist and controversial Middle East historian Patrick Seale died on Friday...