Christopher Solomon

Christopher Solomon is a Senior Analyst with Global Risk Insights (GRI). He earned his MA from the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA) at the University of Pittsburgh. He also interned at the Middle East Institute in Washington, DC. Christopher presented as a guest speaker on the US strategy to combat ISIS at the University of Maryland’s School of Public Policy and his writing has also appeared on Syria Comment. Follow him on Twitter @Solomon_Chris

The Syrian civil war has to be understood as a conflict that is surpassing national borders and which can’t be solved by military and diplomatic concentrated on only one small region.