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The China Post
Venezuela's upcoming vote could be the 'final death knell' for its democracyis only concerned with its own survival and does not yet appear to be convinced
The China Post / Posted 3 hours ago
is only concerned with its own survival and does not yet appear to be convinced that the game is up and it needs to negotiate an exit strategy," Phillip Gunson, a senior analyst with the International Crisis Group based in Carac... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Nigeria Peril' Report Is Itself PerilousMany Nigerians became aware of a new report released last Thursday by the Bruss
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Many Nigerians became aware of a new report released last Thursday by the Brussels-based International Crisis Group [ICG] when Premium Times first reported it at the weekend. PT's alarmist story was titled "Nigeria in times of peril over Buhari, ICG... Read more
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Rappler
Palestinians die in new clashes over Jerusalem holy siteall Muslims' "Violence is likely to worsen absent a major policy shift," said
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
all Muslims' "Violence is likely to worsen absent a major policy shift," said Ofer Zalzberg, a senior analyst at the International Crisis Group. "Netanyahu's mistake was installing the metal detectors without a Muslim interlocutor. It is the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Fears of more Israeli-Palestinian violenceNetanyahu. "Violence is likely to worsen absent a major policy shift," said Of
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Netanyahu. "Violence is likely to worsen absent a major policy shift," said Ofer Zalzberg, a senior analyst at the International Crisis Group. "Netanyahu's mistake was installing the metal detectors without a Muslim interlocutor. It is the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fears of more Israeli-Palestinian violence over holy siteALL MUSLIMS' "Violence is likely to worsen absent a major policy shift," said
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
ALL MUSLIMS' "Violence is likely to worsen absent a major policy shift," said Ofer Zalzberg, a senior analyst at the International Crisis Group. "Netanyahu's mistake was installing the metal detectors without a Muslim interlocutor. It is the... Read more
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Salon.com
NYT rewrites history of Iraq War, painting U.S. as democracy-lover, Iran as sinister imperialist“analysts” say or believe. Yet the only analyst he actually interviews, Ali Vae
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
“analysts” say or believe. Yet the only analyst he actually interviews, Ali Vaez, works at the U.S-government-funded International Crisis Group and provides a vague quote about the Iran-Iraq war shaping Iran’s leadership. Everything Iran... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Qatar crisis strains Saudi-led Arab alliance in Yemen warthey are natural allies against the Houthi-Saleh alliance,” April Longley Alley
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
they are natural allies against the Houthi-Saleh alliance,” April Longley Alley, a senior Arabian Peninsula analyst for the International Crisis Group (ICG) said. “In many fighting fronts in the north, tribesmen or soldiers associated with Islah... Read more
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Reuters
Qatar crisis strains Saudi-led Arab alliance in Yemen warthey are natural allies against the Houthi-Saleh alliance," April Longley Alley
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
they are natural allies against the Houthi-Saleh alliance," April Longley Alley, a senior Arabian Peninsula analyst for the International Crisis Group (ICG) said. "In many fighting fronts in the north, tribesmen or soldiers associated with Islah... Read more
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Aljazeera
How long can Nicolas Maduro cling to power?government solve the biggest crisis in decades - or will it be up to the opposi
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
government solve the biggest crisis in decades - or will it be up to the opposition? Phil Gunson - Senior Analyst with the International Crisis Group Antonio Mora - Political Analyst and Lawyer Diego Arria - Former Venezuelan Ambassador to the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Chechens 'forced to fund efforts to rebuild war-torn Syria'republic is paying this informal tax," said Ekaterina Sokirianskaia, project di
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
republic is paying this informal tax," said Ekaterina Sokirianskaia, project director for Russia and North Caucasus at the International Crisis Group. It has offered to feed Syrian refugees in Germany and Jordan, sent sheep to Syria for Ramadan... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Chechnya becoming major player in rebuilding war torn Syriarepublic is paying this informal tax," said Ekaterina Sokirianskaia, project di
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
republic is paying this informal tax," said Ekaterina Sokirianskaia, project director for Russia and North Caucasus at the International Crisis Group. It has offered to feed Syrian refugees in Germany and Jordan, sent sheep to Syria for Ramadan... Read more
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The Star
Myanmar’s Rohingya: cornered by poverty, stalked by violencefrom the Muslim minority and anyone perceived to be a state collaborator. They
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
from the Muslim minority and anyone perceived to be a state collaborator. They blame Rohingya militants for the murders. International Crisis Group analyst Richard Horsey says some 60 people may have been targeted in a “systematic” campaign “to... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Cornered by poverty, followed by violencefrom the Muslim minority and anyone perceived to be a state collaborator. They
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
from the Muslim minority and anyone perceived to be a state collaborator. They blame Rohingya militants for the murders. International Crisis Group analyst Richard Horsey says some 60 people may have been targeted in a “systematic” campaign “to... Read more
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The Hill
Trump recertified the Iran nuclear deal — now what?deal as it stands. Reports indicate fierce disagreements among the principals.
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
deal as it stands. Reports indicate fierce disagreements among the principals. Ali Vaez, a senior Iran analyst at the International Crisis Group, expressed the theme of this column. He said on July 14, “Trump decided to keep the deal in place... Read more
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The North West Star
North Korea: a terrifying glimpse into what war with Kim Jong-un's military would look likelike that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said Daniel Pinkston, formerly with the International Crisis Group in Seoul and now at Troy University. "They're not going to believe we're committed to a limited... Read more
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The Courier
North Korea: a terrifying glimpse into what war with Kim Jong-un's military would look likelike that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said Daniel Pinkston, formerly with the International Crisis Group in Seoul and now at Troy University. "They're not going to believe we're committed to a limited... Read more
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The Economic Times
Non-interference no more the golden rule for rising Chinese aspirationsaffairs is evolving with its growing global footprint unlike India, according t
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
affairs is evolving with its growing global footprint unlike India, according to a study made public last week by the International Crisis Group (ICG), an independent organisation working to prevent wars worldwide. As China’s overseas... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Resumption of Blocked Dialoguefor the Inter-Burundian Dialogue, in order to prepare the elections of 2020..
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
for the Inter-Burundian Dialogue, in order to prepare the elections of 2020.. For the analyst Thierry Vircoulon of the International Crisis Group, since 2015, a dialogue between the regime and the opposition has been demanded by the UN, AU, EU,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Political Parties in Al-Gazira State Denounce U.S. Suspension of Lifting Sanctionssecurity and stability of the country. He indicated that Sudan has met all its
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
security and stability of the country. He indicated that Sudan has met all its commitments according to the report of the International Crisis Group in January 2017, in combating terrorism, the military activity and hostilities in the conflicts... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
The unwanted: Rohingya refugees in Bangladeshshowed only minimal damage. A panel from the Myanmar army attributed the damage
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 days ago
showed only minimal damage. A panel from the Myanmar army attributed the damage to "Rohingya militants." According to an International Crisis Group report, the Rohingya militants were part of the Harakah al-Yaqin (Faith Movement), an emerging... Read more
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KECI Missoula
The unwanted: Rohingya refugees in Bangladeshshowed only minimal damage. A panel from the Myanmar army attributed the damage
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
showed only minimal damage. A panel from the Myanmar army attributed the damage to "Rohingya militants." According to an International Crisis Group report, the Rohingya militants were part of the Harakah al-Yaqin (Faith Movement), an emerging... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
The unwanted: Rohingya refugees in Bangladeshshowed only minimal damage. A panel from the Myanmar army attributed the damage
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
showed only minimal damage. A panel from the Myanmar army attributed the damage to "Rohingya militants." According to an International Crisis Group report, the Rohingya militants were part of the Harakah al-Yaqin (Faith Movement), an emerging... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
The unwanted: Rohingya refugees in Bangladeshshowed only minimal damage. A panel from the Myanmar army attributed the damage
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
showed only minimal damage. A panel from the Myanmar army attributed the damage to "Rohingya militants." According to an International Crisis Group report, the Rohingya militants were part of the Harakah al-Yaqin (Faith Movement), an emerging... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
The unwanted: Rohingya refugees in Bangladeshshowed only minimal damage. A panel from the Myanmar army attributed the damage
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 days ago
showed only minimal damage. A panel from the Myanmar army attributed the damage to "Rohingya militants." According to an International Crisis Group report, the Rohingya militants were part of the Harakah al-Yaqin (Faith Movement), an emerging... Read more
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Daily Liberal
North Korea: a terrifying glimpse into what war with Kim Jong-un's military would look likelike that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 days ago
like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said Daniel Pinkston, formerly with the International Crisis Group in Seoul and now at Troy University. "They're not going to believe we're committed to a limited... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
North Korea: a terrifying glimpse into what war with Kim Jong-un's military would look likelike that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said Daniel Pinkston, formerly with the International Crisis Group in Seoul and now at Troy University. "They're not going to believe we're committed to a limited... Read more
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Canberra Times
As Palestinian leaders fight over Gaza, Israel worries Hamas will go to warAffairs. "The biggest potential loser is not Hamas," Michael said. "It is Abba
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
Affairs. "The biggest potential loser is not Hamas," Michael said. "It is Abbas." Nathan Thrall, a senior analyst with International Crisis Group, said it remains unclear where Gaza is going, but a lot is in play. "Dahlan supporters and many... Read more
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Aljazeera
Tensions mount as Al-Aqsa remains closedby most Palestinians as collective punishment," said Ofer Zalzberg, a senior an
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
by most Palestinians as collective punishment," said Ofer Zalzberg, a senior analyst for Israel/Palestine at the International Crisis Group. Late on Friday, Israeli police released security camera footage of the early stages of the... Read more
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WA Today
As Palestinian leaders fight over Gaza, Israel worries Hamas will go to warAffairs. "The biggest potential loser is not Hamas," Michael said. "It is Abba
WA Today / Posted 12 days ago
Affairs. "The biggest potential loser is not Hamas," Michael said. "It is Abbas." Nathan Thrall, a senior analyst with International Crisis Group, said it remains unclear where Gaza is going, but a lot is in play. "Dahlan supporters and many... Read more
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The Age
As Palestinian leaders fight over Gaza, Israel worries Hamas will go to warAffairs. "The biggest potential loser is not Hamas," Michael said. "It is Abba
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
Affairs. "The biggest potential loser is not Hamas," Michael said. "It is Abbas." Nathan Thrall, a senior analyst with International Crisis Group, said it remains unclear where Gaza is going, but a lot is in play. "Dahlan supporters and many... Read more
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Brisbane Times
As Palestinian leaders fight over Gaza, Israel worries Hamas will go to warAffairs. "The biggest potential loser is not Hamas," Michael said. "It is Abba
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
Affairs. "The biggest potential loser is not Hamas," Michael said. "It is Abbas." Nathan Thrall, a senior analyst with International Crisis Group, said it remains unclear where Gaza is going, but a lot is in play. "Dahlan supporters and many... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
As Palestinian leaders fight over Gaza, Israel worries Hamas will go to warAffairs. "The biggest potential loser is not Hamas," Michael said. "It is Abba
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Affairs. "The biggest potential loser is not Hamas," Michael said. "It is Abbas." Nathan Thrall, a senior analyst with International Crisis Group, said it remains unclear where Gaza is going, but a lot is in play. "Dahlan supporters and many... Read more
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Western Advocate
North Korea: a terrifying glimpse into what war with Kim Jong-un's military would look likelike that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said Daniel Pinkston, formerly with the International Crisis Group in Seoul and now at Troy University. "They're not going to believe we're committed to a limited... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
North Korea: a terrifying glimpse into what war with Kim Jong-un's military would look likelike that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said Daniel Pinkston, formerly with the International Crisis Group in Seoul and now at Troy University. "They're not going to believe we're committed to a limited... Read more
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The Christian Post
Terrorist Attack Near Jerusalem's Holy Site: 2 Israeli Policemen Killedour Palestinian people to rush to al Aqsa today and every day to hold their pra
The Christian Post / Posted 12 days ago
our Palestinian people to rush to al Aqsa today and every day to hold their prayers." Ofer Zalzberg, senior analyst at the International Crisis Group think-tank, said images of the gunman being shot dead at the sacred site made the situation even... Read more
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Canberra Times
North Korea: a terrifying glimpse into what war with Kim Jong-un's military would look like like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said Daniel Pinkston, formerly with the International Crisis Group in Seoul and now at Troy University. "They're not going to believe we're committed to a limited... Read more
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The Age
North Korea: a terrifying glimpse into what war with Kim Jong-un's military would look like like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said Daniel Pinkston, formerly with the International Crisis Group in Seoul and now at Troy University. "They're not going to believe we're committed to a limited... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
North Korea: a terrifying glimpse into what war with Kim Jong-un's military would look like like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
like that is not socialised to trust or believe any kind of reassurances," said Daniel Pinkston, formerly with the International Crisis Group in Seoul and now at Troy University. "They're not going to believe we're committed to a limited... Read more
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Swissinfo
Two Israeli policemen shot dead near Jerusalem holy site, gunmen killedmessage he reiterated in his phone call with Abbas, according to Netanyahu's of
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
message he reiterated in his phone call with Abbas, according to Netanyahu's office. Ofer Zalzberg, senior analyst at the International Crisis Group think-tank, said images of the gunman being shot dead at the sacred site made the situation even... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Sudan says has fulfilled US conditions for sanctions reliefto do business, at least initially, even if sanctions are permanently lifted, s
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 days ago
to do business, at least initially, even if sanctions are permanently lifted, said Magnus Taylor, a Sudan analyst at the International Crisis Group (ICG) conflict prevention think-tank. “There will be an economic impact but it won’t be... Read more
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Reuters
Sudan says it has fulfilled U.S. conditions for sanctions reliefmake investors and banks hesitant to do business, even if sanctions are lifted,
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
make investors and banks hesitant to do business, even if sanctions are lifted, said Magnus Taylor, a Sudan analyst at the International Crisis Group think-tank. "There will be an economic impact but it won't be instantaneous," said Taylor. "It's... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Battered ISIS turns back to insurgencyneed to prevent the possibility of a jihadi resurgence in the future on the oth
The Seattle Times / Posted 18 days ago
need to prevent the possibility of a jihadi resurgence in the future on the other,” said Noah Bonsey, an analyst with the International Crisis Group. In Iraq, the defeat of ISIS in Mosul sets the stage for new power struggles between the central... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sudan Sanctions, Mosul, and Marawi - The Cheat Sheetrecognition. On 13 July, the United States will announce if the measures will b
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
recognition. On 13 July, the United States will announce if the measures will be reimposed or lifted. Conflict analyst International Crisis Group is in favour of lifting sanctions, pointing out that Washington would still retain targeted... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Trump warns of 'severe' consequences for North Korea as Russia, China balk at tough US talkissues, namely key political meetings set for the fall, said Michael Kovrig, a
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
issues, namely key political meetings set for the fall, said Michael Kovrig, a Beijing-based senior adviser for the International Crisis Group, and officials are unlikely to make any move that could threaten their bases of support. "Chinese... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump warns of 'severe' consequences for North Korea as Russia, China balk at tough U.S. talkissues, namely key political meetings set for the fall, said Michael Kovrig, a
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
issues, namely key political meetings set for the fall, said Michael Kovrig, a Beijing-based senior adviser for the International Crisis Group, and officials are unlikely to make any move that could threaten their bases of support. “Chinese... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump warns of 'severe' consequences for North Korea as Russia, China balk at tough U.S. talkissues, namely key political meetings set for the fall, said Michael Kovrig, a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
issues, namely key political meetings set for the fall, said Michael Kovrig, a Beijing-based senior adviser for the International Crisis Group, and officials are unlikely to make any move that could threaten their bases of support. "Chinese... Read more
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The Morning Call
Islamic State will lose Mosul and Raqqa. What happens next?place in a region that has been fought over ever since oil was found in Kirkuk
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
place in a region that has been fought over ever since oil was found in Kirkuk in the 1930s," wrote Joost Hiltermann of the International Crisis Group. "The deeper conflicts here — between Arabs and Kurds, between Shia and Sunni, between neighboring... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Islamic State will lose Mosul and Raqqa. What happens next?place in a region that has been fought over ever since oil was found in Kirkuk
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
place in a region that has been fought over ever since oil was found in Kirkuk in the 1930s," wrote Joost Hiltermann of the International Crisis Group. "The deeper conflicts here — between Arabs and Kurds, between Shia and Sunni, between neighboring... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Islamic State will lose Mosul and Raqqa. What happens next?place in a region that has been fought over ever since oil was found in Kirkuk
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
place in a region that has been fought over ever since oil was found in Kirkuk in the 1930s," wrote Joost Hiltermann of the International Crisis Group. "The deeper conflicts here — between Arabs and Kurds, between Shia and Sunni, between neighboring... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Islamic State will lose Mosul and Raqqa. What happens next?place in a region that has been fought over ever since oil was found in Kirkuk
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
place in a region that has been fought over ever since oil was found in Kirkuk in the 1930s," wrote Joost Hiltermann of the International Crisis Group. "The deeper conflicts here — between Arabs and Kurds, between Shia and Sunni, between neighboring... Read more
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