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Religion, Identity, and Politics in the 21st CenturyForeign Policy Research Institute - 2020-12-01 01:03
When I was writing my book on religion and conflict in Africa and Middle East, I thought my conclusions and the direction that my thinking was taking was quite heretical. For so many years, you would have read and heard countless discussions on whether or ...
Forget the Oscar Bait, Shows Like ‘Occupied’ and ‘Blackout Country’ Give a Taste of Real Life in the New World of Grayzone ConflictForeignpolicy - 2020-11-30 22:18
“If only my nation could live in peace”: Armenian students’ experiences of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict – The VarsityThevarsity - 2020-11-29 22:13
Conflict in Ethiopia Extends Greater Middle East’s Arc of CrisisBesacenter - 2020-11-29 08:16
Iranian media and Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2020-11-28 09:49
Tigray crisis: Ethiopian soldiers accused of blocking border with SudanBBC - 2020-11-28 02:25
Families fleeing the conflict in Tigray tell the BBC they have been cut off from relatives. ...
Moving from conflict to peaceHeraldmalaysia - 2020-11-27 14:25
Ranking Member Menendez Delivers Remarks on Implications of Conflict in the South Caucasus • MassisPostMassispost - 2020-11-27 09:32
UAE blocks new visas for Libyans but keeps sending weapons to Haftar to fuel conflict | The Libya ObserverLibyaobserver - 2020-11-26 21:30
People in Southern Kurdistan: Let's expel the occupiers!ANF - 2020-11-26 09:00
"Neither Turkey nor Baghdad would say anything if we Kurds happened to massacre each other. And nobody should believe that Turkey has come to Bashur because of the PKK", says a resident of a village in Southern Kurdistan about the threatening conflict. ...
bne IntelliNews - Ukraine strikes deal with Turkey to produce killer drones instrumental in Karabakh conflictIntellinews - 2020-11-26 07:47
Tigray crisis: How the Ethiopian army and TPLF clashed over an airportBBC - 2020-11-26 02:07
With communications largely cut to the Tigray region, both sides in the conflict are trying to control the narrative. ...
The SDF Seeks a Path Toward Durable Stability in North East SyriaThe International Crisis Group - 2020-11-25 18:44
A sudden U.S troop pull-out from north east Syria could prompt a humanitarian crisis, an Islamic State resurgence and renewed conflict between Turkey and the Syrian Democratic Forces, especially its Kurdish component. The U.S. should commit to a gradual ...
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Fears of ethnic profiling stalk conflictBBC - 2020-11-25 03:04
Some ethnic Tigrayans complain of harassment and discrimination - an allegation the government denies. ...
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: UN warns of war crimes as deadline loomsBBC - 2020-11-25 00:40
The UN condemns "aggressive rhetoric" that could risk lives in the conflict-torn Tigray region. ...
‘No Man’s Land’ digs deep into Syrian conflict | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-11-24 11:24
Libya's conflict looks increasingly like Syria, says U.S. official - Middle East News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2020-11-23 00:05
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Debretsion Gebremichael, the man at the heart of the conflictBBC - 2020-11-22 02:14
War veteran and ex-minister Debretsion Gebremichael now leads the struggle against the government. ...
'No Man's Land' makes the Syrian civil war a global conflict. Right down to the subtitles | Features | yoursun.comYoursun - 2020-11-21 08:12
EU calls for withdrawal of foreign forces from Nagorno-KarabakhANF - 2020-11-19 20:06
The EU intervenes in the conflict in the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh and demands action from those involved. ...
Beyond Energy: The Geopolitical Determinants of Turkey’s Mediterranean PolicyForeign Policy Research Institute - 2020-11-19 02:45
The Eastern Mediterranean has recently emerged as one of the hottest conflict zones in the world. It has everything one would need for a nail-biting thriller: energy reserves, international companies, reckless leaders, and battleships trying to outmaneuve ...
Lawmakers introduce resolution condemning Azerbaijan, Turkey for conflict with Armenia | TheHillThehill - 2020-11-18 01:37
Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: The long, medium, and short storyBBC - 2020-11-18 01:34
A conflict in the Tigray region is threatening to destabilise East Africa. This is why. ...
Ethiopia Tigray crisis: 'We came with the clothes on our backs'BBC - 2020-11-18 01:10
The on-going conflict in northern Ethiopia has forced civilians from the Tigray region to flee to eastern Sudan. ...
Ethiopia Tigray crisis: Abiy issues ‘ultimatum’ as civilians flee fightingBBC - 2020-11-18 00:40
Ethiopia's prime minister says the Tigray conflict is in a "final phase" but refugee numbers grow. ...
Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict: Genocide this week that 'liberals' forgot aboutOpindia - 2020-11-17 19:37
Experts: Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict Is Christian Genocide Under the Pretext of War| National Catholic RegisterNcregister - 2020-11-17 08:33
Anti-war protesters urge Iraqi Kurdistan's ruling party to avoid a deadly intra-Kurdish conflict | Morning StarMorningstaronline - 2020-11-16 19:05
Ethiopia Tigray crisis: Conflict worsens as airports attackedBBC - 2020-11-15 00:04
Forces in the northern region of Tigray admit firing rockets at two airports in a neighbouring region. ...
Nagorno-Karabakh Crisis: How the Armenian Genocide’s Legacy Explains Conflict | National ReviewNationalreview - 2020-11-14 12:57
Controversial Peace Deal In Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict Hits Close To Home In LALaist - 2020-11-14 09:31
Daily Kickoff: Ron Klain’s inspiration from the 10 plagues + The Armenian and Azerbaijani ambassadors on their recent conflictJewishinsider - 2020-11-14 08:14
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: How the conflict could destabilise its neighboursBBC - 2020-11-14 01:21
With accusations of Eritrean involvement and thousands fleeing, the Tigray conflict could have serious repercussions. ...
The New Humanitarian | Ethiopia’s worsening conflict, Peru’s political crisis, and ironic US election advice: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-11-13 18:06
In escalating conflict, people of Ethiopia’s Tigray risk displacement, UN says | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-11-13 10:43
Erdogan’s new appointment could help toward resolving Kurdish conflict | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-11-12 20:36
Azerbaijan Makes Gains in Conflict With Armenia, Setting Back Peace Efforts - WSJWSJ - 2020-11-12 14:21
UN: Mercenaries in Karabakh conflict zone must be withdrawnANF - 2020-11-12 08:37
Reports indicate that Turkey engaged in large-scale recruitment and transfer of Syrian men to Azerbaijan through armed factions, some of which are affiliated with the Syrian National Army. ...
Mercenaries in and around the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone must be withdrawn – UN experts - Armenia | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-11-12 01:16
bne IntelliNews - Who emerge as the real winners from the bloody Nagorno-Karabakh conflict?Intellinews - 2020-11-11 11:52
Strongmen’s solution - Armenia and Azerbaijan end a 30-year conflict with a tense peace deal | Europe | The EconomistEconomist - 2020-11-11 06:46
Analysis: Russia and Turkey keep powder dry in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict | ReutersReuters - 2020-11-09 12:47
Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to cease-fire after weeks of deadly conflict - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2020-11-08 16:49
Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: Why Turkey’s Intervention Could Turn It into a “Proxy War” | Democracy Now!Democracynow - 2020-11-08 09:31
Peace in Kurdistan: People of Nagorno-Karabakh want peaceANF - 2020-11-08 09:17
Peace in Kurdistan Campaign released a statement on the continuing conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh. ...
Ethiopian conflict deepens as Tigray leaders sackedBBC - 2020-11-08 02:00
Parliament votes to dissolve the leadership of a region whose forces are fighting the national army. ...
Ozil v Mkhitaryan: Footballers wade into Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict | Middle East EyeMiddleeasteye - 2020-11-08 01:26
Afghanistan conflict: Fighting for a future in a war without endBBC - 2020-11-08 01:20
The young Afghans symbolising hope who were attacked in the assault on Kabul University. ...
Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict drives thousands from their homes as death toll mounts - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2020-11-07 23:50
How France-Turkey's probable but unlikely conflict has been shaped by Erdogan's politicsTheprint - 2020-11-07 13:19
Why violence has re-emerged in Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict | Berkeley NewsBerkeley - 2020-11-07 02:56
bne IntelliNews - Nagorno-Karabakh conflict shelling of civilians could amount to war crimes says UN human rights chiefIntellinews - 2020-11-07 01:11
Turkish state TV fires editor for 'error' over Azerbaijan-Armenia conflictRûdaw - 2020-11-07 01:02
Tigray crisis: Ethiopia carries out airstrikes - Abiy AhmedBBC - 2020-11-07 00:03
Abiy Ahmed says military positions have been targeted in Tigray as the conflict there intensifies. ...
Tigray crisis: Why there are fears of civil war in EthiopiaBBC - 2020-11-06 01:39
Tensions between Tigray and the federal government threaten to boil over into a serous conflict. ...
Kim Kardashian uses star power to pressure US on Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict – The Hill – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-11-05 17:48
Why is the KDP besieging Garê?ANF - 2020-11-05 14:51
Democratic mentality and politics are essential for Kurdish politics to solve problems through dialogue, to eliminate internal conflict and to ensure national unity. ...
Turkey’s Foray Into Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict Tests Russia’s Influence - WSJWSJ - 2020-11-05 09:31
Afghanistan conflict: IS links to Kabul student killings cause outrageBBC - 2020-11-05 01:44
Mohammad Rahid was one of 22 students murdered by gunmen in Kabul. But who killed them? ...
bne IntelliNews - 'Calls grow for France to side with Armenia in enclave conflict with Azerbaijan’Intellinews - 2020-11-04 22:57
Putin Finally Reveals His Solution to the Artsakh ConflictArmenianweekly - 2020-11-03 15:48
Babayan: Turkey tries to turn Artsakh conflict into religious warANF - 2020-11-03 11:58
Artsakh President's Advisor Davit Babayan said: "The Turkish authorities and particularly Erdogan have initiated a new round of confrontation in Karabakh." ...
What happened in the Karabakh conflict zone on November 1 – overviewJam News - 2020-11-03 01:41
Erdogan’s Syrian Mercenaries a Ticking Time Bomb and Ruthless Killing MachinesE-Kurd - 2020-11-02 20:50
Manish Rai | Ekurd.net Erdogan’s Proxy Army a Ticking Time Bomb The recent Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has clearly illustrated that Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is not hesitating at all in deploying his Jihadist brigade anywhere to promote his ex ...
A Conflict No Longer Frozen: Why This Time Is Really Different - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2020-11-02 09:24
Hundreds Demonstrate Over Armenia and Azerbaijan Conflict - UPI.comUPI - 2020-11-02 06:37
Deployment of terrorists to Karabakh conflict zone a serious threat to international and regional security – Armenian MFA – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-11-01 23:35
Mouradian to Offer Course on ‘Artsakh: History, Culture, and Conflict’Armenianweekly - 2020-11-01 15:02
Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: its meaning to Armenians, by Avedis Hadjian (Le Monde diplomatique - English edition, October 2020)Mondediplo - 2020-11-01 10:37
Iran Policy toward Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2020-10-31 12:51
31/10/2020 Armenia, Azerbaijan agree to defuse Nagorno-Karabakh conflictESTA - 2020-10-31 08:57
Trump Admitted Years Ago to a “Little Conflict of Interest” in Turkey. It’s Not So Little. – Mother JonesMotherjones - 2020-10-30 03:16
President of Cal State Northridge Opines on the Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict – Reason.comReason - 2020-10-30 02:24
LIBYA : Haftar and Misrata still hold key to resolution of conflict following ceasefireAfricaintelligence - 2020-10-29 12:05
Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Missile strike on Azeri town kills 21 civiliansBBC - 2020-10-29 01:03
Azerbaijan says Armenia's military has targeted civilians as the Nagorno-Karabakh war intensifies. ...
Genocide emergency alert issued for Nagorno-Karabakh conflict by global monitoring group | CTV NewsCtvnews - 2020-10-28 23:54
For Turkey, the Libyan conflict and the eastern Mediterranean are inextricably linked - Atlantic CouncilAtlanticcouncil - 2020-10-28 18:22
Renewed shelling claims lives in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict | ReutersReuters - 2020-10-28 14:56
Nagorno-Karabakh conflict tests Turkey’s hard power without diplomacyAl Monitor - 2020-10-28 14:15
Why is the ‘frozen conflict’ between Azerbaijan and Armenia heating up now? - The Globe and MailTheglobeandmail - 2020-10-28 08:36
Karayilan warns against inter-Kurdish conflictANF - 2020-10-28 08:19
Murat Karayilan of the PKK warns against attempts to ignite an inter-Kurdish war. Addressing the KDP, he warns against being drawn into Ankara's war plans. ...
Iran Boosts Border Defense Against Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict, Israel and ISISNewsweek - 2020-10-27 20:31
Will Russian arms sales survive the Azeri-Armenian conflict?Defensenews - 2020-10-27 02:28
Danger of Russian-Turkish conflict grows as Armenian-Azeri ceasefire fails - World Socialist Web SiteWSWS - 2020-10-26 22:34
Armenian PM sees no way to settle conflict through diplomacy | The Spokesman-ReviewSpokesman - 2020-10-26 18:15
6 files fueling the conflict between Erdogan and Macron – Erm...Alkhaleejtoday - 2020-10-26 11:18
Turkey, Iran, Russia benefit from Azerbaijan, Armenia conflict - Analysis - The Jerusalem PostJpost - 2020-10-26 10:59
New cease-fire announced in 4-week Nagorno-Karabakh conflict - StarTribune.comStartribune - 2020-10-25 22:37
Analysts: Looming Idlib Conflict Threatens Turkey's Syria Strategy | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2020-10-24 18:39
Kardashian West uses star power to pressure US on Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict | TheHillThehill - 2020-10-24 07:04
Syria conflict: Hundreds mourn assassinated Damascus muftiBBC - 2020-10-24 00:42
Sheikh Mohammad Adnan al-Afiyuni, a key mediator with Syrian rebels, was killed by a car bomb. ...
How the Armenian-Azerbaijani Conflict Could Affect Georgia - JamestownJamestown - 2020-10-23 08:07
Turkish Drone Power Displayed in Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2020-10-23 08:07
Conflict in Artsakh Spurs Growing Local Response – Outlook NewspapersOutlooknewspapers - 2020-10-23 06:14
Armenian Americans petition U.S. for help in Artsakh conflictWILX - 2020-10-22 23:52
Armenian PM sees no way to settle conflict through diplomacy | Battlefords News-OptimistNewsoptimist - 2020-10-22 21:31
Armenian PM sees no way to settle conflict through diplomacy | Preeceville ProgressPreecevilleprogress - 2020-10-22 21:20
EXCLUSIVE: One-on-One with Armenia's President as Turkey Threatens to Fuel Conflict Into Regional Islamic Jihad | CBN NewsCBN - 2020-10-22 18:06
Nagorno-Karabakh fighting raises threat of escalationSeattle Times - 2020-10-22 17:42
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Heavy fighting over Nagorno-Karabakh continued Thursday with Armenia and Azerbaijan trading blame for new attacks, hostilities that raised the threat of Turkey and Russia being drawn into the conflict. Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry ...