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2013: A Year of New Beginnings

Author: | Date: January 2014

At the end of each year, we tend to reflect on what the last year held for us. Perhaps we started a new job, made a few new discoveries, or […]

Civil Society in Syria: A Milestone for Sustainable Peace

Author: | Date: September 2013

Sustainable peace in Syria cannot be achieved without the engagement of civil society in generating solutions for the problems threatening to tear up the country today. Civil society must also […]

Syria: We Will Not Become The Tyrant We Are Fighting

Author: | Date: April 2013

I last spoke to Bashar Assad in 1996. He assured me then that as part of his inevitable ascent to power, change was coming. He knew he could not expect […]