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Linda S. Heard

Linda S. Heard is an award-winning British political columnist and guest television commentator with a focus on the Middle East.

06 November 2018 09:29 PM

Iran is the architect of its own downfall

Tehran has to change its behavior by withdrawing from Syria, cutting ties with Hezbollah, persuading the Houthis to give up weapons and ceasing hostilities

16 October 2018 02:01 PM

Iran must bow out of Syria immediately

Like it or not, the Syrian regime aided by Russia and Iran has taken back most of the country. President Bashar Al Assad has beaten all odds to consolidate his power. The 2011 revolution failed primarily because apart from defectors who formed the Free Syrian Army, the Syrian military remained loyal to the state. The result was a seven-year-long bloody civil war.