Jamal Abdi is Executive Director of NIAC Action, a grassroots, civic action organization based in Washington D.C
Richard Gowan is a World Politics Review analyst and a fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR). He talks about rising NATO Russia tensions. His focus areas are the UN, European Security and Defence Policy, Africa, and Western Balkans. Dr. Gowan is also a nonresident fellow at the New York University’s (NYU) Center…
by Henry Collison Concepts & Thoughts Abuja—Two years ago the world reeled in shock at the revelation that a little known terrorist organization had walked into a school in northern Nigeria
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Dr. Lee Jarvis is a reader in International Security in the School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies at the University of East Anglia (UEA), and an editor
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An Arab Dawn Arab Youth and the Demographic Dividend They Will Bring Indigo Amazon Book Review Toronto, Ontario–We are surely inundated with the daily flow of news from the Arab world. And the news is crystalized around sectarian conflict, collapsing political orders, hard-to-break economic stagnation, cultural polarization, and geopolitical rivalries.
Foreign Policy Concepts spoke to Mr. Sadjadpour to discuss the dynamics of Saudi-Iranian rivalry and the increasing sectarian rivalry between the two Middle Eastern heavyweights. Karim Sadjadpour is a senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment in Washington, D.C. Previously, Mr. Sadjadpour was an Iran analyst at the International Crisis Group. As a leading expert in…