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Current History (2018) 117 (803): 338–343.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of California Zahra Ali Safaa Khalaf Iraq Iran Basra Sunni Shia Kurds Nuri al-Maliki Haider al-Abadi Moqtada al-Sadr corruption sectarianism occupation Islamists Islamic State ISIS oil protests unemployment youth 338 The security and military apparatus that was trained, armed...
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Current History (2017) 116 (794): 360–362.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Sheila Carapico Yemen war Saudi Arabia Gulf Cooperation Council Sunni Shia Houthis al-Qaeda Zaydi Arab Spring King Salman Muhammad bin PERSPECTIVE Arabia Infelix: The War Devouring Yemen SHEILA CARAPICO SHEILA CARAPICO is a professor of political science and inter- national studies...
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Current History (2016) 115 (785): 343–348.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Fanar Haddad Iraq borders colonialism sectarianism corruption Shia Sunni Kurds Middle East Sykes-Picot Ottoman Empire Baghdad nationalism 343 [F]ocusing on the supposed consequences of Iraq s artificial foundations diverts our attention from the real issues cumulative or immediate...
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Current History (2015) 114 (776): 349–354.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Fakhoury Lebanon Beirut Syria Hezbollah Sunni Shia Maronite Christians Rafik Hariri #YouStink movement sectarianism power sharing 349 Although its dysfunctional governance patterns predate the recent wave of turmoil in the region, the war in Syria has unsettled Lebanon s precarious equi...
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Current History (2014) 113 (767): 344–349.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Saudi Arabian kingdom sharia counterrevolution thermidorian thermidor shia sunni Islamism islamist salafi eastern province military gulf cooperation leadership regional 344 Saudi Arabia has emerged as the most vigorous stalwart of what can best be described as the reactionary...
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Current History (2013) 112 (758): 349–355.
Published: 01 December 2013
... and thrive amid civil wars like those in Syria today or Iraq and Afghanistan pre- viously. Second, if civil war returns to Iraq, when combined with the fighting in Syria (and now, increasingly, Lebanon), it will mean a regionwide Sunni-Shiite conflict such as the Middle East has never seen before...
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Current History (2013) 112 (753): 152–154.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Shamila N. Chaudhary A spike in Sunni-Shiite violence, increasing collaboration between sectarian and insurgent groups, and US forces' drawdown in neighboring Afghanistan warrant a fresh review of counterterrorism strategy in Pakistan. © 2013 Current History. All rights reserved. 2013...
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Current History (2012) 111 (749): 331–336.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Alawite Sunni Bashar al-Assad Russia Iran Kurds Lebanon Turkey 331 The first year and a half in the current round of Syria s long civil war took as many lives as the three-week orgy of violence in the city of Hama that ended the last round in 1982. In both cases, some 25,000 to 30,000 people...
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Current History (2012) 111 (749): 344–349.
Published: 01 December 2012
... of the University of California Daniel Serwer Iraq Nuri Kamal al-Maliki Shiite Sunni Kurds oil Syria Turkey Iran 344 Iraq is still in search of internal equilibrium and its proper international role after the trauma of more than thirty years of Saddam Hussein s dictatorship and eight years...
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Current History (2011) 110 (740): 352–357.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Sunni Shiite OPEC Gulf Cooperation Council Levant 352 Saudi and Iranian meddling aggravates a divisive, dangerous form of identity politics in fragile, vulnerable states. Uprisings Jolt the Saudi-Iranian Rivalry Frederic wehrey Saudi Arabia and Iran, long-standing rivals for influence...
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Current History (2009) 108 (722): 429–431.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Sam Parker Iraq is evolving from a state in crisis into a sovereign nation with a broadly accepted political process and an independent role on the regional stage. © 2009 Current History. All rights reserved. 2009 The Regents of the University of California Iraq United States Sunni...
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Current History (2003) 102 (660): 7–12.
Published: 01 January 2003
... version of Iraqi nationalism and the concept of the new Iraqi man (and woman). Arab or Kurd, Sunni or Shia, communist or monarchist, Saddam aimed to fashion a supernationalism tailored to fit his aspiration to unite all in what was essentially a pan-Sunni Arabism. . . . AND REINVENTING IRAQ...
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Current History (2002) 101 (658): 377–381.
Published: 01 November 2002
... was the messenger of God, there are many ‘Islams,’ depending on locale, education, custom, politics, and personal attitudes. © 2002 Current History. All rights reserved. 2002 The Regents of the University of California activism Islam Mawdudi Middle East Muslim Qutb September Shiite Sunni United...