Most recent article by: Huda Zein

Meeting of the Arab Ministerial Committee on Syria (Arab League) in Doha (photo: Osama Faisal/AP/dapd)

The Conflict in Syria

From Peaceful Uprising to a Proxy War

According to the German-Syrian sociologist Huda Zein, the escalation in violence in Syria can be attributed primarily to the intervention of various parties in the conflict. It has developed into a proxy war sustained by its own dynamics. Only an international consensus can hope to put an end to the violenceMore