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A Deal Between Turkey and Russia Won't Stop the Crisis in Idlib

Sep 19, 2018 | 09:00 GMT
This photo, taken on Sept. 9, 2018, shows destruction in the town of al-Habit on the edges of rebel-held Idlib province.

Destruction in the town of al-Habit on the edges of Idlib province. Russia and Turkey have reached an agreement to prevent a major Russian-backed loyalist offensive on Syria's last rebel stronghold.

(OMAR HAJ KADOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

The two countries reached a compromise that will prevent a major Russian-backed loyalist offensive on Syria's last rebel stronghold and defuse the mounting tension between Moscow and Ankara. But the standoff is far from resolved....

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