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“While the Syrian civil war may be winding down,” Andrew Tabler, a Syria expert at the Washington Institute for Near East Studies, told BuzzFeed News. ... “We're really reaching an endgame in terms of different stakeholders starting to carve their spheres of influences,” said Randa Slim, a scholar at the ...
Writing in the New York Daily News, Robert Satloff, executive director of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, applauded what he said was a significant step by the MWL. ... With the appointment of Issa, a moderate Islamic scholar, the Islamic body has worked to dispel misconceptions about Islam.

Thinking of IS' new main hub, “we might have to look further afield to Southeast Asia”, the RUSI scholar told TWW. “Everyone was shocked by what happened in Marawi”, the Philippine city a local IS affiliate besieged for months. The battle to retake the city left over 1,000 people, including dozens of civilians ...
Furthermore, as scholars Oliver Villar and Drew Cottle note in their book Cocaine, Death Squads, and the War on Terror, the "cocaine decade" of the ... Matthew Levitt, a former Treasury official and FBI analyst now installed at the Washington institute for Near East Policy - a vehemently pro-Israel think tank ...
What changed with the U.S. position compared to when the crisis started, said Simon Henderson, the director of the Gulf and Energy Policy Program at the Washington Institute, is that the “White House has essentially become silent on it.” Trump stopped accusing Qatar of supporting terrorism. “[A]nd the ...
On January 18, Joseph Braude and Samuel Tadros addressed a Policy Forum at The Washington Institute. Braude is an advisor to Al-Mesbar Studies ... This includes top area scholars, many of whom do not know what the people are reading, watching, or listening to. For example, at a time when Middle ...

James Jeffrey, a former U.S. ambassador to Turkey who is now at the Washington Institute, said Turkey generally supports America's goal to stabilize Syria ... Marc Pierini, a former EU ambassador to Turkey who is now a visiting scholar at Carnegie Europe, said in an email that Turkey also has domestic ...
According to Augustine, Laureate International Universities gives the 'Scholar of Positive Social Change Award annually to Ph.D. students, who ... Despite the hurdles, Dr. Sumo recalled, he enrolled at the famous Booker Washington Institute (BWI), a technical institution in Liberia, and graduated in 1987 ...
22, 1988, granted the Washington institute permission to grant ecclesiastical degrees. It is also accredited by the .... Catholic scholars friendly to the institute and faculty expressed concern about their employment contracts and other matters connected with working at the institute. It is graduate William ...
... just as Lebanon's civil war morphed into an international contest over Lebanese territory in the 1970s and '80s, argued Andrew Tabler, a Syria-watcher at the Washington Institute. ... “The Syrian war has now been outsourced,” said Christopher Phillips, a Syria scholar at Queen Mary University of London.
These scholars are Saudi Arabia's highest religious body, according to ... Gulf specialist at the Washington Institute for near East Policy, Lori ...
22, 1988, granted the Washington institute permission to grant ecclesiastical .... Catholic scholars friendly to the institute and faculty expressed ...
U.S. military leadership, strategic planners, and scholars of military ...... in Syria,” Policy Focus 132 (Washington Institute for Near East Policy, ...
Julia Sandy, associate professor of history at Shepherd University, and Keith Alexander, assistant professor of history at the school, are ...
As noted Middle Eastern scholar Daniel Pipes explains, “Saudi ... “One study, by Lori Plotkin Boghardt of the Washington Institute for Near ...
Michael Rubin, resident scholar at the Washington-based American ... Michael Knights, Iraq analyst at the Washington Institute for Near East ...
... the Anti-Defamation League, the Washington Institute for Near East Policy .... Scholars like Dov Waxman, Steven Simon and Dana Allin have ...

The Washington Institute for Near East Policy's Eric Trager is a staunch Brotherhood critic. In his book, Arab Fall, he derides scholars who claim the movement's willing to compete in elections means it has moderated its ultimate goals, which he calls ...
James F. Jeffrey, a former US ambassador to Turkey and a senior fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, observed, "Doing so would leave people in America and Europe with the strong belief that Erdogan has thrown in his lot definitively ...
Some experts, such as Soner Cagaptay, a scholar of Turkish affairs at The Washington Institute, a think tank in the US, believe that EU leaders are playing into his hands.
Breitbart highlighted the prevalence of these militants in its reporting on testimony delivered to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee by both liberal and conservative foreign policy scholars. The report ... Michael Knights of the Washington ...
"Rarely has it been more important for a new administration to articulate clear goals and principles," maintain Middle East scholars James Jeffrey and Dennis Ross in a recent paper released by the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. "With 30 ...
"It's going to be an absolute love fest," said Hussein Ibish, a senior resident scholar at the Arab Gulf States Institute, speaking of the meeting.
Last January, the Washington Institute for Near East Studies (WINEP), founded by former US Special Envoy for Israeli-Palestinian negotiations Martin Indyk, published an article by Lebanese scholar Hassan Mneimneh on the potential relocation of the US ...
But it has also ensnared a highly educated community of Iranian scholars, researchers, and professionals who, over the last century of immigration, have risen to the top echelons of Boston's academic, health care, and high-tech institutions.
7, James F. Jeffrey, a former US ambassador to Turkey and current senior fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, said that four major Arab tribes around Raqqa "are to one or another degree at odds with the Kurds, raising questions ...
As noted Middle Eastern scholar Daniel Pipes explains, "Saudi Arabia has many unique attractions for Sunni Muslims. To begin with, it has 100,000 high-quality, empty fiberglass tents that can house about 3 million people in Mina, just east of ... "One ...
In the aftermath of the Trump administration's executive order temporarily banning people from seven Muslim-majority countries to the United States, universities and scholars in Iran are assessing the implications of the restrictions on students ...
Yahoo News has documented multiple other examples of phony advocacy and analysis pieces on CGS Monitor, appearing under the names of other well-known scholars who had never written them or even seen them. "This is the first time ... Similarly, Matthew ...
Expose the bias about Israel in the media and on the internet: The Israel Project, The Simon Wiesenthal Center, Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (CAMERA), Honest Reporting, Scholars for Peace in the Middle East, Our Soldiers ...
Lahur Talabani, the head of PUK's Zanyari Agency (PUK's intelligence unit) revealed these divisions at the Washington Institute For Near East Policy, publicly saying that both KDP and PUK intelligence agencies never meet, and accusing the KDP of ...
He was, most recently, a visiting scholar at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. January 20, 2017; facebook twitter google-plus reddit LinkedIn email.
This has always been critical in the relationship, and most Turks care deeply about the issue," reads a part of the paper issued by The Washington Institute for Near East Policy (WINEP), and authored by former U.S. ambassador to Ankara James F. Jeffrey ...
In a recent article, Matthew Levitt and Michael Knights of The Washington Institute for Near East Policy (WINEP) highlighted Iranian support of "terrorism" in Bahrain and suggested a future path for the country "balancing security and human rights ...
He is also a scholar at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, a think tank based in Washington, DC. The CEO of Exxon Mobil, Rex Tillerson, has been nominated to serve as the next US Secretary of State.
If he wants to make progress toward peace, Trump should start with small steps, said David Makovsky, a Middle East scholar at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy and a former member of Kerry's negotiating team. Limiting Israeli construction ...
Speaking to Radio Sputnik Dr. Phyllis Bennis, the Director of the New Internationalism Project at the Washington Institute for Policy Studies, emphasized that what is more important than the number of bombs dropped is the number of people killed.
If he wants to make progress toward peace, Trump should start with small steps, said David Makovsky, a Middle East scholar at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy and a former member of Kerry's negotiating team. Limiting Israeli construction ...
In a January 4 article for American Journal Review, Raymond Tanter, professor emeritus at the University of Michigan, former senior staff member of the National Security Council, and adjunct scholar of The Washington Institute writes about ending the ...
It's clear by now that Nisman's allegations of a quid pro quo were credible and that elements of the Argentine deep state had him killed; Washington Institute for Near East Studies scholar Matthew Levitt has identified many of the members of the ...
Hussein Ibish, a senior scholar at the Arab Gulf Institute in Washington told Jewish Insider, "I think it's probably the most sympathetic (speech) to the Palestinian cause given by a major American official.
The king, described by the New York Times as suffering from "memory lapses," is believed to favor MbS, the eldest son of his favorite wife, as his successor," the Washington Institute for Near East Policy wrote in November. "Making that happen anytime ...
Graeme Wood may be known as a journalist, but don't be fooled: He is a serious student of Islam. His articles on the so-called Islamic State have generated controversy, because he says the group should not be dismissed as deviants who know nothing ...
Amarnath Amarasingam, a scholar at George Washington University's program on extremism, says he believes Amri did have ties with the Islamic State group.
"We'd never been at this point before, where the guy's already won and he conveyed it was a high priority for him," said David Makovsky, director of the Project on the Middle East Peace Process at the Washington Institute of Near East policy. "The fact ...
Miller is vice president for new initiatives at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, a Washington think tank.
... to rebuild the organization, which had been badly battered by the Peykar experience," said Patrick Clawson in a Council on Foreign Relations interview.
Despite his campaign vows to block the deal, President-elect Donald Trump could be forced to take a friendlier stance on AT&T's $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner than he initially laid out, analysts say - potentially disappointing supporters who ...
A new U.S. president will need to impose and maintain a credible cease-fire in Syria, said Andrew Tabler, a Syria scholar at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. By most accounts, a U.S.- and Russian-brokered initiative to stop the fighting ...
Whereas Michael Knights, a scholar at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, predicts IS will return to being a "Mafia-type network" in and around Mosul, assassinating and intimidating "people who have control of financial resources, like the ...


 

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