Syrian Opinion Split on Decentralizing Power in New Constitution

Syrian Opinion Split on Decentralizing Power in New Constitution

Orwa Khalifa, William Christou This study was originally published on the Middle East Institute website. Under U.N. Security Council Resolution 2254, a critical step toward a political solution to the Syrian crisis is the drafting of a new Syrian constitution. To that...
2021 Budget Reveals the Depth of Syria’s Economic Woes

2021 Budget Reveals the Depth of Syria’s Economic Woes

William Christou, Karam Shaar This study was originally published on the Atlantic Council website. On September 28, the Syrian government proposed the 2021 budget, planned at 8.5 trillion Syrian pounds ($2.7 billion in inflation-adjusted USD – hereafter referred to as...