Sykes-Picot Still Confounds

Jennifer Thea Gordon at National Interest has what is actually not a bad piece challenging the recent spate of "Sykes-Picot is meaningless" chatter (something I've delved into here in the past). Unfortunately she beats up the history of the Syrian-Iraqi desert to make her point: ISIS is not alone in viewing Sykes-Picot as obsolete; some … Continue reading Sykes-Picot Still Confounds