Contents

Casualties, refugees and internally displaced people, humanitarian aid

New type of analysis and collection

The Syrian Civil War, mainly domestic, battlefield

General Resources and Blogs

Must Read

Other (and Occasional)

Causes of conflict

Tim McDonnell, How Climate Change Worsened Violence in Syria, March 6, 2013, Mother Jones .

General Syrian War

Actors

NC, SJMCC or SMC, and FSA*

*The National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces (NC), the Supreme Joint Military Command Council (SJMCC or SMC) and the Free Syrian Army (FSA) – (see State of Play I)

General

Muslim Brotherhood

Sufism

Pro Al-Assad Groups

(See State of Play I)

Salafi and Sunni Islamist

(See State of Play III)

Jihadi in Syria

(See State of Play III)

Kurds

(See State of Play II)

Websites

Books, reports, posts and articles

Alawites

Christians

Maps

 

Scenarios on the future of Syria

Some Primary Sources