Rules for Reconstruction in Syria
On August 17, Syrian officials oversaw the opening of the first Damascus International Exhibition since the start of the Syrian uprising. Reflecting the triumphalism now widely on display in Damascus, the exhibition—an international trade fair—has been heavily promoted by the Assad regime, presented as a symbol of its victory over the insurgency that began more than six years ago.
International Affairs, Middle East and North Africa, Peacekeeping and Conflict Management, Syria
Heydemann, Steven, "Rules for Reconstruction in Syria" (2017). Middle East Studies: Faculty Publications, Smith College, Northampton, MA.