New Publication MED | How Global Jihad Relocalises and Where it Leads: the Case of HTS, the Former AQ Franchise in Syria | Drevon, Haenni

MEDirections is delighted to share a new Working Paper by Patrick Haenni and Jerôme Drevon. This paper was originally published in English on the 3rd of February 2021. The territories ruled by the Syrian opposition are being reorganised. The leaderless revolution has given way to Read More …

New publication MED-RIAC | The fallout of the US-Iran confrontation for Russia: revisiting Moscow’s calculus | Abdolrasool Divsallar, Pyotr Kortunov

MEDirections is delighted to share its latest research project report The fallout of the US-Iran confrontation for Russia: revisiting Moscow’s calculus by Abdolrasool Divsallar and Pyotr Kortunov, a joint publication with the Russian Council of International Affairs (RIAC). Amid years of Read More …

New Publication WPCS | The Turkish Intervention in Northern Syria: One Strategy, Discrepant Policies | Khayrallah al-Hilu

Between 2016 and 2019, Turkey launched three military operations in the northern Aleppo countryside (Operation Euphrates Shield), Afrin (Operation Olive Branch) and the northern Raqqa countryside – western al-Hasakah (Operation Peace Spring). This study addresses the questions of whether there Read More …