Oula A. Alrifai

Analyst, Navanti Group

Oula A. Alrifai is currently a Middle East analyst at the Navanti Group. She was a political asylee from Syria who recently got her American citizenship. Alrifai's writings also appeared in Foreign Affairs, The National Interest, The Hill and CTC Sentinel.



Is Fighting Extremism in Syria Compatible with Opposing Assad?

Amid another failed ceasefire attempt, Syria's rebels are as enmeshed as ever, with the line between jihadis and moderates blurred. Assad claims to be fighting 'terrorists,' but is it possible to fight the regime and stop extremists shaping Syria's future? Three Syrians have their say.

Oula A. Alrifai, Youssef Sadaki and Ruwan Rujouleh

06 Oct 2016

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