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Eighth Annual Terrorism Conference

October 20, 2014 02:59 PM

Al-Qaeda and Its Heirs

 

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

8:30 A.M.–4:00 P.M.

The University Club of Washington, D.C.

Grand Ballroom (2nd Floor)

1135 Sixteenth Street, N.W.

Washington, D.C....


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Africa

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Testing the Limits: China’s Expanding Role in the South Sudanese Civil War

October 10, 2014 04:14 PM

South Sudan relapsed into war on December 15, 2013, primarily due to the power struggle between South Sudan President Salva Kiir and former Vice President Riek Machar. China once again found one of...


Cat: China Brief, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, Energy, Economics, Africa, East Africa, China and the Asia-Pacific, China
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The Caucasus

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Insurgency Reemerges in Kabardino-Balkaria

October 30, 2014 04:01 PM

Nine years since the militants of Shamil Basaev and Anzor Astemirov ransacked Nalchik, the capital of Kabardino-Balkaria (RIA Novosti, September 7, 2013), on October 13, 2005, this republic remains a...


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

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How Moscow Is Playing the Russian Autonomy Card in Kazakhstan

October 21, 2014 03:16 PM

In the world of labor union–business relations, it is commonly understood that, oftentimes, the threat of a strike, as long as it is credible, can achieve more than an actual strike itself. On the...


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

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Beijing Prepares for APEC Summit Amid Possible Sino-Japanese Thaw

October 23, 2014 05:06 PM

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s meetings with Chinese Minster of Foreign Affairs Yang Jiechi in Boston on October 17–18 marked the end of preparations by senior-level officials for the 22nd...


Cat: China Brief, In a Fortnight, Home Page, Elite, Foreign Policy, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Northeast Asia, Japan
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Europe

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Language Is National Security in Belarus

October 30, 2014 04:02 PM

On October 23, President Alyaksandr Lukashenka met with a group of Belarusian writers. In any country surrounding Belarus, a meeting like this would probably not be similarly newsworthy. The country...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Europe, Belarus
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Latin America

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An Equal and Opposite Reaction? Xi’s Grand Tour of the Americas

August 22, 2014 03:49 PM

This July, Chinese President Xi Jinping embarked on state visits to Argentina, Cuba and Venezuela and attended a summit of the loose group of major developing countries known as BRICS (Brazil,...


Cat: China Brief, Home Page, Foreign Policy, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Latin America, Venezuela, Argentina, Cuba, Economics
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Middle East

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Number of Disillusioned North Caucasian Militants Returning From Syria Increases

October 24, 2014 04:57 PM

International observers have paid much attention to the fact that many foreigners are fighting against the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad. Tunisia holds first place among the countries of Asia and...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, Terrorism, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Middle East, Syria
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Russia

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Insurgency Reemerges in Kabardino-Balkaria

October 30, 2014 04:01 PM

Nine years since the militants of Shamil Basaev and Anzor Astemirov ransacked Nalchik, the capital of Kabardino-Balkaria (RIA Novosti, September 7, 2013), on October 13, 2005, this republic remains a...


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

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Pakistan's Anti-India Spy Network Eyes Vital Defense Infrastructure from Sri Lanka

October 10, 2014 03:28 PM

India’s intelligence agencies have been investigating an espionage network reportedly run by Pakistan’s external intelligence agency, the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), from Sri Lankan soil. The...


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

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Turkish Businesses Seek to Open North Caucasus to the Outside World

September 17, 2014 04:26 PM

On September 7, representatives of the Turkish government-owned company Caykur met with North Ossetia’s Prime Minister Sergei Takoev to discuss an investment project in the Russian republic. Caykur...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Economics, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia, Turkey, North Caucasus Analysis
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