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Ukraine’s Crisis, Russia’s Policy, Western Responses

April 21, 2014 02:00 PM

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Is the End in Sight for Colombia’s FARC Insurgency?

April 18, 2014 08:06 PM

Colombia’s Marxist Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC) began its armed struggle in 1964. Fifty years later, FARC representatives and Colombian government officials are negotiating in Havana in peace talks initiated in 2012 by Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. Santos, facing reelection in May, is promoting a negotiated end to the world's longest civil war, remarking: "Hopefully by the end of the year, we will have this deal done" (The Guardian, March 16).

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Terrorist Campaign Strikes Mombasa as Somali Conflict Spreads South

April 18, 2014

Kenyan authorities in the coastal city of Mombasa arrested two individuals on March 17 as they drove a vehicle laden with explosives into the city. Authorities believed that the two men were part of a larger cell of 11 who were...

Category: Terrorism Monitor, Global Terrorism Analysis, Featured, East Africa, Home Page

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April 18, 2014

LIBYA PURCHASES BLOODLESS RETURN OF ITS EASTERN OIL FACILITIES

In a move that may help restore revenues to a desperate national government in Tripoli, Libya’s ruling General National Council (GNC) has come to a costly agreement...

Category: Terrorism Monitor, Brief, Global Terrorism Analysis, North Africa, Iraq

In a Shifting Political Landscape, Hezbollah Repositions Itself as the Anti-Terrorist Defender of Lebanon

April 18, 2014

The growing perception in the Arab Middle East that Syria’s military has recently gained the upper hand in Syria’s civil war over an armed opposition that includes a number of politically dangerous extremist groups is leading to...

Category: Terrorism Monitor, Global Terrorism Analysis, Home Page, Featured, Middle East

The Libyan Oil Crisis: Social Fragmentation in an Unstable State

April 4, 2014

In early March, the North-Korean flagged tanker MT Morning Glory reached the eastern port of Es-Sider, one of the three oil ports seized by Ibrahim al-Jadhran’s Cyrenaica Defense Forces. [1] Jadhran’s forces tried to sell oil...

Category: Terrorism Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Military/Security, North Africa, Global Terrorism Analysis

From Syria to Sulawesi: Could Mujahideen Indonesia Timor become an ISIS Ally?

April 4, 2014

A schism emerged among Syrian jihadist groups after al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri announced on February 3 that al-Qaeda has “no connection” to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) (Daily Times [Lahore], February 13)....

Category: Terrorism Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Southeast Asia, Syria

Indian Investigations Reveal Funding System for Promoting Jihad in Kashmir

April 4, 2014

After pursuing a cross-border money laundering case for several years, Indian investigative agencies have zeroed in on the leadership of the Pakistan-based Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) and its front charity organization for allegedly...

Category: Terrorism Monitor, Home Page, Featured, India, Pakistan

BRIEFS

April 4, 2014

NEW REBEL MOVEMENT DECLARED IN NORTHERN MALI

Andrew McGregor

On March 18, a statement issued from the “military base of Hassi Labiad” in the name of the political and military cadres of the Mouvement national pour la...

Category: Terrorism Monitor, Brief, Southern Africa, West Africa

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April 18, 2014 07:56 PM

LIBYA PURCHASES BLOODLESS RETURN OF ITS EASTERN OIL FACILITIES

In a move that may help restore revenues to a desperate national government in Tripoli, Libya’s ruling General National Council (GNC)...


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The Father of the Taliban: An Interview with Maulana Sami ul-Haq

May 23, 2007

Maulana Sami ul-Haq is the director and chancellor of Pakistan's famous madrassa, Darul uloom Haqqania, Akora Khattak. He has served in this post since the death of his father, Maulana Abdul ul-Haq, the founder of the madrassa,...

Category: Spotlight on Terror, Interview, South Asia, Global Terrorism Analysis

Afghanistan's Veteran Jihadi Leader: An Interview with Qazi Mohammad Amin Waqad

May 3, 2007

Qazi Mohammad Amin Waqad is a former member of the Hizb-e-Islami leadership council, a party led by Gulbuddin Hekmatyar. Waqad was one of three key anti-Soviet leaders of the mujahideen and served as Hekmatyar's lieutenant. He is...

Category: Spotlight on Terror, Interview, South Asia, Global Terrorism Analysis

Violence and Iraq’s Constitutional Referendum: An Interview with Fareed Sabri

January 27, 2006

Fareed Sabri is the spokesman of the Iraqi Islamic Party in the United Kingdom. He also served on the party's leadership council in the late 1990s. This interview was conducted by Terrorism Monitor Editor Mahan Abedin on October...

Category: Spotlight on Terror, Interview, Global Terrorism Analysis

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