As he jogged casually with his troops, Yair Golan, the general who commands Israeli forces on the Syrian and Lebanese fronts sent what is supposed to be a message to President Bashar Assad, "There are no winds of war."
Winds of war
Syria is not exclusive to Assad and his clan anymore. It does not matter how much support, verbal and military, Hezbollah serves the regime.Octavia Nasr
Only two years ago, if you read the world’s headlines or took a walk in Syria, you would have gotten the impression that Syria belonged to The Assad family and their Baathist regime. Today, Syria is claimed by many; people who couldn't point to the country on a map two years ago speak “with authority” on what they think should happen there. Israel is openly violating Syrian airspace and attacking facilities, unapologetic for the destruction or the deaths its air raids are causing.SHOW MORE