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Analysis

Retaking Raqqa from the Islamic State

May 30, 2016 admin 0

The battle for Raqqa, the Islamic State’s self-declared capital in Syria, has begun. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are advancing toward the city, engaging the jihadist group in the villages of al-Hisha, Tal Samen and […]

Asia-Pacific

The ISIS impact on Southeast Asia

January 15, 2016 Laurentiu Nedianu 1

The threat posed by ISIS in Southeast Asia becomes present, as the terrorist organisation has revitalized terror networks in region. On 14 January, nine ISIS militants staged a barricade style attack at a Starbucks in […]

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Analysis

The 2016 challenges for the Islamic State

January 15, 2016 Laurentiu Nedianu 1

The Islamic State (ISIS), mainly considered “the world’s most powerful terrorist organization” or “the richest terrorist organization in history” is far more than just a terrorist organization. It is, in fact, a militant organization that […]

M.E.N.A.

23.12.2015: Control of terrain in Syria

December 23, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 0

The direct intervention of Russia in Syria (September 30) has shifted battleground momentum in favor of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, supporting the regime to mount renewed offensives against opposition-held terrain throughout Western Syria, according to the Institute […]

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Analysis

The Chinese deployment against ISIS

December 19, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 0

The Chinese presence in the fight againt ISIS makes the strategic situation surrounding the Syrian conflict even more complex, adding a new global dimension to Moscow and Tehran’s military support for Assad. This also has […]

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