Gulf states turn their back on Assad regime as Syria passes the point of no return

Issue 908 - 17 Sep 2011 | 11 minute read

Despite international condemnation, continued street protests and sanctions, combined with escalating economic problems, Bashar Al-Assad’s government has dug in as the Syrian uprising pushes on into its sixth month. But the signs are that Assad’s hold on power is tenuous and Gulf states have revised their policies as a consequence

Want to read more?

Subscribe to Gulf States Newsletter

View subscription options

Don't have an account?

Register for access to our free content

An account also allows you to view selected free articles and set up news alerts.


Join our community

Sign up for an account to gain:

View a selection of Free articles

Explore subscription options

Follow us on Google News