Week in Review
Sunday, Sep. 4, 2016 | Al-Monitor Week in Review
The Erdogan government’s crackdown on "enemy within" includes free press; Iran and Russia may gain from strains in US-Turkey ties; Aleppo key to "undivided Syria"; Iran likely to deepen ties with Russia over Syria.
Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016 | Al-Monitor Week in Review
Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units consider themselves as an "alternative" state institution, like the IRGC; Russia-Turkey "reset" stumbles on Syria; United States and Russia need to conclude agreement on Syria.
Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016 | Al-Monitor Week in Review
Yemen victim of Saudi-Iran hostility; Islamic State tries, and fails, to recruit Kurds; Al-Monitor resumes series on lobbying by Middle East governments.
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