December 3, 2016

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Hizballah vs. ISIS. vs. Israel

Jerusalem Post, 2/12 Two incidents this week showcase the complexity… [more]

Hizballah vs. ISIS. vs. Israel Hizballah vs. ISIS. vs. Israel

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]

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

Kata’ib Humat al-Diyar: A Prominent Loyalist Militia in Suwayda’

Emblem of Kata'ib Humat al-Diyar, featuring Syria as the main… [more]

Kata’ib Humat al-Diyar: A Prominent Loyalist Militia in Suwayda’ Kata'ib Humat al-Diyar: A Prominent Loyalist Militia in Suwayda'

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

For PDF click here Mosul, Iraq’s second largest city, has… [more]

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

Dar al-Qada statement in Jabal al-Summaq: Translation & Analysis

The Dar al-Qada ('Abode of Judges') serves as the de facto judicial… [more]

Dar al-Qada statement in Jabal al-Summaq: Translation & Analysis Dar al-Qada statement in Jabal al-Summaq: Translation & Analysis

TURKEY’S CHANGING RELATIONS WITH THE IRAQI KURDISH REGIONAL GOVERNMENT

For PDF, click here Since the Iraqi Kurdish rebellion in the… [more]

TURKEY’S CHANGING RELATIONS WITH  THE IRAQI KURDISH REGIONAL GOVERNMENT TURKEY’S CHANGING RELATIONS WITH  THE IRAQI KURDISH REGIONAL GOVERNMENT

Syria’s Interlocking Conflicts

The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces last Friday announced… [more]

Syria’s Interlocking Conflicts Syria’s Interlocking Conflicts

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

For PDF click here Iran is actively supporting proxies in major… [more]

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

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

For PDF click here This article assesses the backlash surrounding… [more]

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