September 26, 2016

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Beyond Mosul

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SYRIA’S CIVIL WAR: STAGE FOR GREATER CHINESE INVOLVEMENT IN THE MIDDLE EAST?

Click here for PDF Since early 2016, China has increased its… [more]

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Liwa al-Imam Zain al-Abidain: Building a ‘Resistance’ in Eastern Syria

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MOSUL: THE ORIGINS AND FUTURE OF COMPETING AGENDAS OVER RETAKING THE CITY FROM ISIS

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Archive of Islamic State Administrative Documents (continued…again)

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TURKEY’S CHANGING RELATIONS WITH THE IRAQI KURDISH REGIONAL GOVERNMENT

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Liwa Sayf al-Haq Assad Allah al-Ghalib: A Republican Guard Militia in Sayyida Zainab

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PATTERNS OF SUBVERSION: IRANIAN USE OF PROXIES IN THE MIDDLE EAST

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MUSLIM IMMIGRATION CONTINUES TO DIVIDE EUROPE: A QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF EUROPEAN SOCIAL SURVEY DATA

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