Reconciliation, Reward and Revenge. Analyzing Syrian De-escalation Dynamics through Local Ceasefire Negotiations

TitleReconciliation, Reward and Revenge. Analyzing Syrian De-escalation Dynamics through Local Ceasefire Negotiations
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsAraabi, S, Hilal, L
Pagination40pp.
InstitutionBerghof Foundation
CityBerlin
Abstract

Samer Araabi’s and Leila Hilal’s innovative report focuses on one prominent framework for local mediation and de-escalation in Syria: local ceasefire negotiations. Based on research conducted between mid-2014 and March 2016, their report presents four in-depth cases of ceasefire negotiations that have taken place inside Syria since 2012. It explains the environment in which these negotiations occurred and offers observations on the obstacles and shortcomings they faced.

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