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Haqqani Network and Possible Reflections of the Death of Jalaluddin Haqqani

The Afghanistan intervention, which is called "the Soviet Union’s Vietnam" and resulted in the withdrawal of the USSR following the...

ISIS’ Transformation and New Challenges Ahead

In the summer of 2014, the military advances of the Islamic State of Iraq and Sham (ISIS) following years of military build-up attracted a gradually...

The Middle East in Trump’s National Security Strategy (NSS)

The USA governments periodically publish a national security strategy to outline major security concerns and their strategy to deal with them....

An Evaluation of the OSCE Report on Violent Extremism and Radicalisation that Lead to Terrorism

Peter R. Neumann, the OSCE Chairperson in Office’s Special Representative on Countering Radicalisation and Violent Extremism since January 2017...

Turkey’s Air Defense Umbrella and S-400

Due to the particular geographical region Turkey is located in, Turkey faces various threats to its national security. Turkey is both a country...

The Expansionist Strategy of IKRG and The Flag Crisis in Kirkuk

The “expansionist strategy” followed by the Iraqi Kurdish Regional Government (IKRG) increasingly in particular after 2003 has been...

Radicalisation, Violent Extremism, and Turkey’s Fight

Radicalization and violent extremism has gradually and consistently occupies a much greater space in the literature on security studies for all good...

Reina Attack, Masharipov and Radicalization in Central Asia

With the attack on the nightclub Reina on 31 December 2017 and arrest of the terrorist Abdülgadir Masharipov who carried out the attack, besides...