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The Liberation of Mosul Begins

Middle East Policy Council , November 4, 2016

Iraqi forces have reached the city of Mosul and are preparing for what might turn out to be prolonged ...

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Hill Forum

The Middle East and the Next Administration

Chas W. Freeman, Jr., James Zogby, Ilan Goldenberg, Gerald F. Hyman, October 13, 2016

The following is an unedited transcript of the eighty-sixth in a series of Capitol Hill conferences convened by the ...

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Commentary

Terror Attacks Disrupt Ramadan

Middle East Policy Council, July 11, 2016

A number of terror attacks — both successful and thwarted — have disrupted celebrations of the holy month ...

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Commentary

Sectarianism of Fallujah Campaign Debated

Middle East Policy Council, June 3, 2016

As the Iraqi government tries to wrest control of Fallujah from the Islamic State, many in the region ...

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Journal Essay

Mission Accomplished? Russia's Withdrawal from Syria

Emil Aslan Souleimanov

Summer 2016, Volume XXIII, Number 2

On March 14, Russian President Vladimir Putin unexpectedly announced the end, effective the following day, of the Russian intervention in ...

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Commentary

Mission Accomplished? Making Sense of Russia's Withdrawal from Syria

Emil Aslan Souleimanov, April 1, 2016

On March 14, Russian President Vladimir Putin unexpectedly announced the end, effective the following day, of the Russian intervention in ...

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