The Geopolitics of Syria


Eric Draitser of appears on Press TV on Sunday September 1st, 2013.  Draitser discusses the larger geopolitical context of the war in Syria.  He explains the motivations for the United States and its regional partners in attacking Syria, both in terms of economic and strategic interests.  Draitser examines how the US drive to maintain hegemony in the Middle East is at the heart of the proxy war in Syria.