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As Liberation Continues, Concerns over Sunnis in Mosul

Middle East Policy Council , February 27, 2017

Four months have passed since the start of a sustained Iraqi army offensive against the so-called Islamic State (IS) ...

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Journal Essay

The GCC and the Muslim Brotherhood: What Does the Future Hold?

Matthew Hedges and Giorgio Cafiero

Spring 2017, Volume XXIV, Number 1

The history of the Muslim Brotherhood (MB or Ikhwan) movement in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has varied considerably among ...

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Commentary

U.S. Entry Ban Shocks the Region

Middle East Policy Council , February 1, 2017

The executive order issued by President Donald Trump barring entry into the United States by nationals from seven Muslim-majority ...

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Commentary

Middle Eastern Media React to French Burkini Ban

Middle East Policy Council , August 31, 2016

The burkini ban implemented in various parts of France has generated headlines around the world, pitting French secularism ...

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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

Middle Eastern Media Reacts to the Orlando Killings

Middle East Policy Council, June 15, 2016

The mass murder of nearly 50 people in an Orlando gay nightclub by Omar Mateen, an American who allegedly ...

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