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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 43288–300 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.586504
Published: 01 July 2011
... the Algerian adage that ‘some states have an army, but in Algeria, the army has a state’ has had a degree of applicability – especially throughout the 1960s and 1970s, there have been various attempts by Algerians to carve out a political sphere independent from the military. Chastened by the bloody...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13169–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.69
Published: 01 March 2020
... Westernized bureaucratic Algerian elite with francophone mindsets that opposed Islamic and Arab values, decades after its withdrawal from Algeria. In this light, we always refer to the so-called “Promotion Lacoste,” a group of officers, sons of leaders and collaborators with the French army, named after the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 131128–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.128
Published: 01 March 2020
... pointed to the cooperation between the military and civilian activists in the latest uprisings in Algeria and Sudan that resulted in the removal of Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir. Since 2009, a series of large natural gas discoveries in the Levant...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12253–80 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122003
Published: 02 June 2019
...-Azhar-qualified imams would be allowed to preach in mosques ( Morsy and Brown 2013 ). However, this is not the case nowadays. The Algerian government seeks to find new regulatory measures to deal with imams who are beyond the control of the state and are thus free to choose the content of their speech...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12191–106 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121006
Published: 01 March 2019
..., which has been operational since 2015. As previously mentioned, whereas the MoD took the lead in security efforts in specific zones, such as the mountainous areas close to the Algerian border where terrorist cells are concentrated, or the southern border, the MoI is the lead counterterrorism agency in...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 1143–18 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114001
Published: 04 December 2018
... Lebanon apart ended, the Algerian conflict involving the army and the National Liberation Front began. The National Liberation Front was an Islamic party on the verge of winning the elections in 1992. The Algerian regime, however, took the initiative to cancel the results of the first electoral round and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 114163–174 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114009
Published: 04 December 2018
... its internal contradictions which paved the way for external factors to prevent its realization. He argues that the crisis that has been manifested in a comprehensive historical delay and retardation might be explained by the Algerian intellectual Malik Bennabi’s “concept of coloniality,” which is the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2319–332 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000020
Published: 01 March 2018
... – 34 . LITERATURE & LANGUAGE Articles Dobie, Madeleine . 2017 . “ Locating Algerian Literature in World Literature .” Middle Eastern Literatures 20 ( 1 ): 78 – 90 . Twohig, Erin . 2017 . “ Literature and Amazigh Language Debates: The Case of Moroccan Amazigh Literature in...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 104633–641 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1399655
Published: 01 October 2017
...): 321 324. Lefèvre, Raphaël. 2017. The Algerian Economy from Oil Curse to Diversification Journal of North African Studies 22 (2): 177 181. Wright, Steven. 2017. Qatar s LNG: Impact of the Changing East-Asian Market. Middle East Policy 24 (1): 154 165. Sociology Books Jung, Dietrich. 2017. Muslim...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 104642–651 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1402546
Published: 01 October 2017
... April 2017). Tripoli . Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Al-Sarraj (head of Libya s United Nations-backed govern- ment) survived an attack onhismotorcade inTripoli (Al-Ahram, Cairo, 21 February 2017). Algeria . Algerian security forces killed nine Islamic militants in the town of Azeffoun in the Tizi Ouzou...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103459–470 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1355095
Published: 01 July 2017
... Minister of the Government of National Accord of Libya paid a visit to Algeria where he met with Algerian Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal, who is seeking a political solution with all parties involved in the Libyan crisis (Al-Hayat, Beirut, 25 December 2016). . Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kuwait...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103354–371 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1353791
Published: 01 July 2017
... Beijing twice; and in April 2015, Algerian Prime Minister Abdel Malek Sellal visited China. This series of high- level visits show that, at present, Middle Eastern countries adhere to the Look-East policy. They pay attention to emerging markets, such as China, South Korea, India and those in Southeast...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 102241–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1279387
Published: 01 April 2017
..., 31 October, 2014. 23. For instance, instead of creating a common regional approach to counterterrorism in the region, the Algerian authority refrained from inviting Morocco to participate in the establish- ment of the so-called Joint Operational General Staff Committee in Tamanrasset in 2010. Thus...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 101141–147 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1282660
Published: 01 January 2017
... the Tunisian population in the First World War and the declining socio-cultural circumstances in the country. In the eighth chapter, Wahaybah Qutush details the conscription of Algerians into the French army during the war and their being exposed to prejudice and discrimination and even used as human...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94638–643 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1244903
Published: 01 October 2016
... suicide attack in central Baghdad, killing three people and injuring 27 others (Al-Hayat, Beirut, 29 March 2016). Algeria . The Algerian parliament approved by an overwhelming majority (499 votes out of 517) the constitutional amendments that limit the President to two terms in office, give the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 92329–339 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1165028
Published: 01 April 2016
... country s transition to democracy in the wake of the Arab Spring (Al-Nahar, Beirut, 10 October 2015). . Two Tunisian soldiers were killed in a clash with a terrorist group in a western region near the Algerian border (Al-Hayat, Beirut, 14 October 2015). . Tunisian Finance Minister Salim Shakir called on...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 92237–251 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1151611
Published: 01 April 2016
... predominant religion of Arab societies. This was also to be the case of many religious scholars in other Arab societies like Kheyr- eddine Al Tounissi or the Algerian Emir Abdel Qader who bravely fought against the French occupation before being expelled from Algeria; when he settled in Damascus he became...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 92320–328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1157986
Published: 01 April 2016
.... Contemporary Arab Affairs 8 (4): 505 522. Orlando, Valérie K. 2015. Conversations with Camus as Foil, Foe and Fantasy in Con- temporary Writing by Algerian Authors of French Expression. Journal of North African Studies 20 (5): 865 883. Potter, George. 2016. (De) constructing Nationalist Imagery: Jordanian...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 91147–156 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1121613
Published: 01 January 2016
... city of Ghardaia in southern Algeria (Al-Arabiya Net, 8 July 2015). The Algerian army inter- vened to restore peace in the city (Al-Quds Al-Arabi, London, 9 July 2015) . Nine Algerian soldiers were killed in an attack in the Ain Defla region, west of Alger- ia s capital. Al-Qaeda in the Islamic...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 92282–301 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1156908
Published: 01 April 2016
..., a role which no other Arab regime, either individually or collec- tively (the Syrian, Iraqi, Saudi, Algerian or other), has ever been able to fill. This, in turn, has led to the relative paralysis of this system; the floundering of which is more attribu- table than anything else to the attempt of...