Politics

Security, Military and the Taliban in Afghanistan

The former communist Dawlat Waziri served the governments of Karzai, Ghani – and is now back in an Afghanistan under Taliban control. How is that possible?

Security, Military and the Taliban in Afghanistan
Uğur Ümit Üngör
Interview with Uğur Ümit Üngör about the Tadamon massacre

At the end of April, Annsar Shahhoud and Uğur Ümit Üngör published the video of a massacre of civilians in Damascus that was previously unknown to the public. Üngör talks to zenith about the research and what happened after the publication.

Naseef
The Syrian Constitutional Committee and its challenges

Technical solutions cannot be a substitute for what Syria needs. Why a new approach is necessary. 

Putin, the Assad Regime and the War in Ukraine
Putin, the Assad Regime and the War in Ukraine

While Russian-Syrian relations seem to be closer than ever, the war in Ukraine can change the strategic balance in and around Syria for good.

Presidential Leadership Council in Yemen
Presidential Leadership Council in Yemen

The formation of the new Presidential Leadership Council (PLC) is not merely a step forward in the conflict with Houthi rebels, but a major step for southern Yemenis.