Patrick Seale

Patrick Seale is a British writer and journalist specializing in the Middle East. His books include The Struggle for Syria; Asad of Syria: The Struggle for
the Middle East
; and, most recently, The Struggle for Arab Independence: Riad el-Solh and the Makers of the Modern Middle East.

Syria’s Assad on the Ropes?

Syria’s Assad on the Ropes? Syria’s Assad on the Ropes?

If the Syrian dictator falls, there could be a bloody sectarian settling of accounts.

Aug 24, 2011 / Feature / Patrick Seale

Letters Letters


Sep 3, 2003 / Letters / Katha Pollitt, Our Readers, and Patrick Seale

A Costly Friendship A Costly Friendship

Much of the talk in Europe these days--in newspaper offices, at dinner parties, in foreign ministries--is about how the United States and Britain were conned into going to war ...

Jul 2, 2003 / Books & the Arts / Patrick Seale