Great Power Competition in Syria: from Proxy War to Sanctions War

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


Examines the great power proxy war over Syria between the US and Russia, and how this evolved into an economic war over US sanctions aimed at preventing the Syrian regime from reconstructing the country
Period29 Apr 2023
Held atHarmoon Center for Contemporary Studies, Istanbul, Turkey


  • Great powers
  • proxy war
  • economic sanctions
  • Syria
  • Russia
  • US