Powerful lobbies are behind the US rush for Syria's natural resources, and the Americans are carrying on where Islamist groups left off by "stealing and selling" them, President Bashar Assad has said.
In October, Donald Trump made headlines by ordering all US troops out of Syria, leaving the devastated country to anyone who wants "to come in and fight." But weeks later he backtracked on that decision, bluntly stating that troops would remain to "protect" Syrian oil fields east of the Euphrates.
This just drags on and on. What's the chances of low scale warfare just dragging on for years?
Phase 2 of operation Idlib Dawn has began two days ago the white areas have already been taken.
Things are going pretty quickly. At this rate Jarjanaz will be taken in two days.
Most insurgency based civil wars last 10-15 years statistically speaking.This just drags on and on. What's the chances of low scale warfare just dragging on for years?