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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 […]

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FRANCE: LOSING THE STATUS OF REGIONAL POWER (I)

December 11, 2015 admin 1

The November 13 Daesh attacks in Paris, followed shortly by the hostage-taking by al-Mourabitune at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Bamako, the capital of Mali, an African country supposedly defended by France, brought into the […]

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FRANCE: LOSING THE STATUS OF REGIONAL POWER (II)

December 11, 2015 admin 0

Social roots for radical Islamism France has accommodated its almost 5 million Muslims badly. The result has been tension, violence, and radicalization, both among the French right, and among Muslim activists. Today, France experiences that […]