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ISIS – The Inside Story – by Martin Chulov

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/dec/11/-sp-isis-the-inside-story?CMP=share_btn_fb In the summer of 2004, a young jihadist in shackles and chains was walked by his captors slowly into the Camp Bucca prison in southern Iraq. He was nervous as two American soldiers led him through three brightly-lit buildings … Continue reading

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European Leaders, Go to Gaza!

A plea to European governments to take a signifiant role in the newly escalated Mideast conflict: By Judy Dempsey “A new cycle of violence between Israel and Palestine has begun. What triggered it was the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli youths, … Continue reading

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Morocco – The irrelevant exception?

From politico.com written by Ahmed Benchemsi “You complain about human rights and injustice in Morocco, but look around: In what other Arab country can you enjoy the kind of stability and openness you have here? Would you rather be in Syria?” … Continue reading

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Spui 25: The Arab Winter

Under the title “Arab Winter: EU responses to the latest developments in Syria” presented the academic center of the University of Amsterdam Spui 25 a symposium with Luis Simón, Maciej Golubiewski, Adrianus Koetsenruijter, Polly Pallister-Wilkins and Michael Wintle on Wednesday, … Continue reading

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