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Updated - Sixth Annual China Defense and Security Conference

May 12, 2016 09:00 AM

The Jamestown Foundation is proud to announce that the Sixth Annual China Defense and Security Conference will be held at the University Club (1135 16th St NW)on May 12th. The conference will feature...


Cat: Event, Military/Security, Cyber, China
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Africa

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Political Stalemate Heightens Appeal of Religious Extremism for Western Sahara Youth

June 24, 2016 05:27 PM

The death from illness on May 31 of the Polisario Front’s long-time leader Mohamed Abdelaziz has brought the exiled Sahrawi independence movement of the Western Sahara to an ideological crossroads....


Cat: Terrorism Monitor, Global Terrorism Analysis, Home Page, Terrorism, Africa, North Africa
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The Caucasus

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Sixteen Rebels Killed in North Caucasus in Just One Week

June 24, 2016 04:44 PM

After the armed Islamist underground movement in southern Dagestan lost ten militants, including the group’s amir, Abu Yasir (Gasan Abdullaev) (see EDM, June 23), the militants of the armed...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, North Caucasus Analysis, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, Terrorism, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia
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Central Asia

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China Relocating Heavy Enterprises to Kyrgyzstan

June 24, 2016 04:47 PM

Beijing and Bishkek have started negotiations on relocating 40 Chinese factories and plants to Kyrgyzstan. While Kyrgyzstan’s government says that this will help reindustrialize the country, there...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Economics, Foreign Policy, Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan, China and the Asia-Pacific, China
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China and the Asia-Pacific

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China Relocating Heavy Enterprises to Kyrgyzstan

June 24, 2016 04:47 PM

Beijing and Bishkek have started negotiations on relocating 40 Chinese factories and plants to Kyrgyzstan. While Kyrgyzstan’s government says that this will help reindustrialize the country, there...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Economics, Foreign Policy, Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan, China and the Asia-Pacific, China
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Europe

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Jihadist Threat Persists in Kosovo and Albania Despite Government Efforts

June 24, 2016 05:40 PM

Since the emergence of Islamic State (IS), more than 1,000 people from countries in the Western Balkans have flocked to the group as foreign fighters, predominantly from Muslim majority areas in...


Cat: Terrorism Monitor, Global Terrorism Analysis, Home Page, Terrorism, Europe, Balkans
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Latin America

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Cuba: Russia’s Unsinkable Aircraft Carrier

October 30, 2015 04:40 PM

Despite all of the other major foreign policy issues on its agenda, Russia has not forgotten Cuba. Indeed, it appears that Moscow’s strategic interest in this Caribbean island country has grown...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Military/Security, Latin America, Caribbean, Cuba, Russia
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Middle East

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BRIEFS

June 24, 2016 05:15 PM

JORDAN: SUICIDE ATTACK RAISES FEARS IN SYRIA’S NEIGHBOR

A suicide car bomber killed six members of Jordan’s security forces and injured 14 others at a military post on the border with Syria, close...


Cat: Terrorism Monitor, Home Page, Terrorism, East Africa, Africa, Middle East, Syria
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Russia

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Sixteen Rebels Killed in North Caucasus in Just One Week

June 24, 2016 04:44 PM

After the armed Islamist underground movement in southern Dagestan lost ten militants, including the group’s amir, Abu Yasir (Gasan Abdullaev) (see EDM, June 23), the militants of the armed...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, North Caucasus Analysis, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, Terrorism, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia
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South Asia

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Bangladesh Launches Crackdown on Islamist Threat

June 24, 2016 05:20 PM

After months denying the existence of transnational jihadist groups on its soil in the face of a violent campaign against secular and progressive forces, Bangladeshi authorities appear to have woken...


Cat: Terrorism Monitor, Home Page, Global Terrorism Analysis, Terrorism, South Asia
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Turkey

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The Black Sea Region: NATO’s Exposed Sector on the Eastern Flank (Part Two)

June 24, 2016 04:43 PM

*To read Part One, please click here.

Newly entrenched on the Crimean peninsula, Russia has appropriated the title to large parts of Ukraine’s continental shelf and exclusive economic zone (EEZ)....


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Vlad’s Corner, Home Page, Military/Security, Europe, Ukraine, Crimea, Baltics, Poland, Bulgaria
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