As with Spain, the outcome of the conflict in Syria will have consequences that extend beyond its borders to engulf the entire region for years to come.Read More
About the Author
John Wight's work on politics and international affairs, particularly events taking place in the Muslim and Arab world, appears regularly in the Huffington Post, Morning Star, and Socialist Unity blog. It has also appeared at Counterpunch.
What deserves to be put in the dock is a foreign policy that on the one hand fuels and courts extremism and extremists, while on the other wages war on it with the blunt instruments of drone strikes, missile strikes, and wars of occupation.Read More