Sam Heller

Sam Heller

Former Adviser, Non-state Armed Groups

In The News

30 Mar 2020
If the United States is forced out of Iraq in an ugly, contentious fashion, it could poison the bilateral relationship. (Quoted with Maria Fantappie) War on the Rocks

Sam Heller

Former Adviser, Non-state Armed Groups
4 Jan 2020
[The assassination of Iranian General Suleimani] is precisely the sort of deus ex machina the organization [ISIS] needed, to give it room to operate and to allow it to br... New York Times

Sam Heller

Former Adviser, Non-state Armed Groups
8 Oct 2019
L'EI constitue toujours une menace qui pourrait métastaser si les FDS voient leur attention et leurs ressources détournées [...] au profit d'une bataille défensive contre... Le Nouvel Obs

Sam Heller

Former Adviser, Non-state Armed Groups
1 Sep 2019
This ceasefire [in Idlib] may just be an operational pause for Damascus and Moscow to consolidate their territorial gains and prepare for the next phase of their offensiv... Al Jazeera

Sam Heller

Former Adviser, Non-state Armed Groups
20 Aug 2019
If the Russians have decided that they now care about the verbatim implementation of [the de-escalation] agreement then that is a big problem for Idlib and for Turkey. Financial Times

Sam Heller

Former Adviser, Non-state Armed Groups
30 Jul 2019
The main obstacle Damascus now faces is the complicating role of foreign forces in the areas still outside its control. Deutsche Welle

Sam Heller

Former Adviser, Non-state Armed Groups

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