Week in Review
Sunday, Jul. 23, 2017 | Al-Monitor Week in Review
Israel opposes cease-fire plan, as Russia, Turkey and Syria inch toward possible agreement on Afrin.
Sunday, Jul. 16, 2017 | Week in Review
The Palestinian president faces a challenge from a bitter rival backed by Egypt and the United Arab Emirates; what is Saddam Hussein’s family doing in Qatar?; Russia and the United States wary of Turkish military intervention in Syria.
Sunday, Jul. 9, 2017 | Week in Review
Turkey may find common ground with Damascus and Tehran in its concerns about Syrian Kurds; UNHCR notes trend of "spontaneous returns" in Syria; Turkey seizes property of ancient Christian community.
Sunday, Jul. 2, 2017 | Week in Review
Turkey also seeks sway in Salafi-controlled Idlib; Hamas inches closer to Iran, Hezbollah.
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