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Tenth Annual Terrorism Conference 

September 12, 2016 04:47 PM

Tenth Annual Terrorism Conference

Save the Date! Wednesday, December 14th

The National Press ClubGrand Ballroom 529 14th St. NW, 13th FloorWashington, DC 20045

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Africa

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Could Africa Become a New Leading Market For Russian Arms Sales?

September 21, 2016 05:33 PM

Africa has never been a particularly high foreign policy priority for the Russian Federation. This is mainly due to a lack of resources and capacity in Moscow; for if those were present, an ambition...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Military/Security, Africa, North Africa, Russia
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The Caucasus

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After a Delay, Russia Delivers New Types of Weapons to Armenia

September 26, 2016 04:19 PM

During preparations for a military parade to mark the 25th anniversary of Armenia’s independence on September 21, Iskander mobile short-range ballistic missile launchers (NATO reporting name SS-26...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Military/Security, Foreign Policy, The Caucasus, South Caucasus , Armenia, Russia
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Central Asia

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Nazarbayev Shakes up Government Amid Weak Economy and Worries of Insecurity

September 19, 2016 04:18 PM

Following a month of lull in August, when the parliament was in recess and the majority of cabinet ministers took a short break from meetings and press briefings, Kazakhstani President Nursultan...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, Terrorism, Central Asia, Kazakhstan
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China and the Asia-Pacific

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Free Trade Agreement With China Boosts Georgia’s Security, Strategic Regional Importance

September 21, 2016 05:36 PM

On September 13, First Deputy Prime Minister of the Georgian government and Minister of the Economy and Sustainable Development Dimitry Kumsishvili stated at a press conference that Tbilisi and...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Economics, Foreign Policy, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, The Caucasus, South Caucasus , Georgia
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Europe

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Belarus and Russia Experience New Bout of Tensions

September 26, 2016 04:23 PM

In recent years, there has been no shortage of bad blood between Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka and the Russian Kremlin. For example, in February 2004, Lukashenka referred to the stoppage...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Economics, Europe, Belarus, Russia
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Latin America

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BRIEFS

August 5, 2016 04:24 PM

Iraq: Islamic State Targets KRG-Administered Oilfield

Islamic State (IS) fighters attacked the Bai Hasan oil field in Kirkuk, northern Iraq on July 31, killing at least four people, including oil...


Cat: Terrorism Monitor, Home Page, Terrorism, Middle East, Iraq, Latin America
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Middle East

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Chechnya Hosts International Islamic Conference

September 22, 2016 05:31 PM

It has become common practice for the authorities to hold large international Islamic conferences in Chechnya. The latest such conference took place on August 25–27, 2016, in Grozny. Over 100...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia, Middle East, Egypt
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Russia

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Belarus and Russia Experience New Bout of Tensions

September 26, 2016 04:23 PM

In recent years, there has been no shortage of bad blood between Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka and the Russian Kremlin. For example, in February 2004, Lukashenka referred to the stoppage...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Economics, Europe, Belarus, Russia
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South Asia

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Pakistan’s Jamaat-ul-Ahrar: A Violent Domestic Threat

September 16, 2016 05:14 PM

Jamaat-ul-Ahrar (JuA), once a disgruntled breakaway faction of Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), has been behind a series of deadly attacks across Pakistan since March 2016, apparently contradicting...


Cat: Terrorism Monitor, Home Page, Terrorism, South Asia, Pakistan
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Turkey

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Syria’s Conflict: Managing Turkey’s Intervention

September 16, 2016 05:10 PM

On August 24, Turkish armor, infantry, and air units crossed the Syrian border and, in conjunction with the Ankara-supported Free Syrian Army (FSA) Sunni-dominated rebel group, launched a full-scale...


Cat: Terrorism Monitor, Home Page, Terrorism, Middle East, Syria, Turkey
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