New Faces to Deal with U.S.
For the past year Bachar al Assad has been paying priority to his General Intelligence agency, to the point of assigning the domestic service to international missions. [...]
The assassination of Hezbollah's external security chief Imad Mughniyeh, nicknamed the "ghost", in Damascus on Feb 12 drove a wedge into the hitherto solid alliance between Damascus, Tehran and the Shi'ite movement. Each camp is conducting its own inquiry into [...]