June 22, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.13

We cover the events of March 2011, including Assad’s first speech since the start of the troubles, in which he blames foreign elements, sacks his cabinet, […]
June 9, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.12

We talk more about the diplomatic cable, written in 2006 by William Roebuck, chargé d’affaires at the US embassy in Damascus, that talked about ways the […]
June 2, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.11

Then 9/11 happened. In 2003, despite their history with Iraq during the first Gulf War, the Assad government opposed the United States’ invasion and occupation of […]