Dan and Joanne talk with Syrian analyst Ehsani @ehsani22 about the origins of the war and the new prospects for an end to the war. We also talk about the current situation in Deir Ezzor and Idlib.
Ehsani is from Aleppo, Syria. He is active on social media, especially Twitter, mainly with analysis and discussion about Syria. He has also written for Syria Comment under this pseudonymn “Ehsani”..
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Recorded on September 17, 2017. Music by Fluorescent Grey.
- Ehsani at Syria Comment
- Russian foreign ministry comment on crossing the Euphrates
- SDF Issue Statement Condemning Syrian/Russian bombardment of their forces
- Ahmed Abu Khawla (commander of Deir Ezzor military council) claims SDF won’t allow Syrian forces to cross the Euphrates
- Russian military spokesman denied targeting SDF