Gabriel White

Gabriel White, an independent defense analyst focused on Europe and Post-Soviet Space, is a Masters Candidate at American University's School of International Service in Washington D.C. He tweets at @Gabriel___White

The human terrain of Syria is shifting. Buried below last week’s headlines was the news of what might amount to the largest proposed population swap in recent history.

Why do durable primordial-like identities persist? 

Should Aleppo fall, the options for a military solution will require significantly higher levels of risk and a political solution will rely on terms dictated by Moscow and Tehran.