Trump’s abrupt Syria withdrawal has triggered hysterical headlines. But for America’s enemies, it isn’t such a wonderful gift
Ari Heistein is a research fellow and chief of staff to the director at Israel’s Institute for National Security Studies (INSS).
It is in the interest of regional stability for Saudi Arabia to pull Hamas into its orbit and isolate ISIS-affiliated Wilayat Sina' in Sinai.
Freeing Iranian billions will help the regime pay to keep propping up the Syrian dictator, interfering in the region's bloodiest civil war.
The gruesome images coming out of Syria make it hard to imagine it in such terms, but Tehran sees Damascus as an investment.