The early political history of the Syrian Arab Republic from the time of the country's emergence as an independent state in 1946 to the merger with Egypt to form the United Arab Republic in 1958 is directly relevant to understand the current Syrian crisis. The article examines how geopolitical interests determine the behavior of the Western powers with regard to Syria. In fact, the early period of Syrian history has many parallels with recent events.

Two main sources of evidence...

يمكنكم الاطلاع على المقال المطلوب وأرشيف يصل إلى عشرة أعوام من "السفير" عبر تسجيل الدخول أو الانتساب الى أسرة "السفير"