Astana’s Syria Conference: Musical chairs on Moscow’s terms, Wolfgang Mühlberger (FIIA, Finland)

After almost six years of war in Syria, the Astana peace talks in January marked a symbolic novelty by convening only military players. States with substantial military engagement and a selection of ‘authorised’ militias met to discuss an extension of the post-Aleppo cease-fire. The contours of Syria’s future are slowly taking shape.

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