16 Apr 2013
AQIM's Existing and Disrupted Plans in and from the Sahel
Author: Fernando Reinares
Elcano Royal Institute of International and Strategic Studies
This commentary examines the evolving role of Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) in political conflicts in North and West Africa.
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9 Apr 2013
Myanmar's Alarming Civil Unrest
Author: Joshua Kurlantzick
Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
In this brief, the author argues that Myanmar's emergence from military rule has also spawned some of the worst ethnic and religious violence in decades and a fear of prolonged civil conflict.
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4 Apr 2013
Yemen’s Military-Security Reform: Seeds of New Conflict?
Author: International Crisis Group
International Crisis Group
This report discusses the reform process of Yemeni security forces.
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Turkey’s Kurdish Gamble
Author: Nathalie Tocci
Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI)
This article analyzes the change in Turkey's approach toward the Kurds in Northern Iraq.
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A Balkan Hotspot
Author: Ioannis Armakolas, Maja Maksimovic
Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP)
This briefing note describes the controversy over the UÇPMB war memorial in the Preševo Valley.
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Justice, Truth and Reparation in the Colombian Peace Process
Author: Felipe Gómez Isa
Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre (NOREF)
This report examines the Colombian peace process and the challenges it faces in securing peace while guaranteeing victim's rights.
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The North Korean Threat: More Bark than Bite
Author: Rajaram Panda
Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies (IPCS)
This brief discusses the tensions on the Korean peninsula.
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CTC Sentinel 6(4)
Author: Matthew Levitt, Samuel Logan, David Cook, Anne Wolf, William Reno, Anne Giudicelli
Combating Terrorism Center (CTC)
This issue of the CTC Sentinel examines Hizb Allah’s tradecraft and the capabilities of the group’s international terrorist wing, the Islamic Jihad Organization (IJO).
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