Don’t Blame Sykes-Picot for the Middle East’s Mess | Foreign Policy

Sometime in the 100 years since the Sykes-Picot agreement was signed, invoking its “end” became a thing among commentators, journalists, and analysts of the Middle…

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  • Don’t Blame Sykes-Picot for the Middle East’s Mess | Foreign Policy Posted on: Aug 25th, 2016

    Sometime in the 100 years since the Sykes-Picot agreement was signed, invoking its “end” became a thing among commentators, journalists, and analysts of the Middle… Source: Don’t Blame Sykes-Picot for the Middle East’s Mess | Foreign…

  • Don’t Blame Sykes-Picot for the Middle East’s Mess Posted on: May 13th, 2016

    Sometime in the 100 years since the Sykes-Picot agreement was signed, invoking its “end” became a thing among commentators, journalists, and analysts of the Middle… Source: Don’t Blame Sykes-Picot for the Middle East’s…

  • Relying on Turkey 'leads to blackmail', Tusk says Posted on: Apr 22nd, 2016

    Making deals with dodgy authoritarian governments, presents dangers - it goes without saying. While EU governments bicker and lose ground to populists, we are dropping the ball on fundamental policies like defence of EU borders. The Russian-populist sabotage of the…

  • Gender and Violent Extremism: The Role of Women as Victims and Perpetrators|CFR Posted on: Apr 20th, 2016

    Experts discuss the increasing occurrence and involvement of female suicide bombers and supporters of terrorist extremist groups across the globe. Source: Gender and Violent Extremism: The Role of Women as Victims and…

  • ONU: l’obsession anti-israélienne | Causeur Posted on: Apr 16th, 2016

    Source: ONU: l’obsession anti-israélienne |…

  • The Islamic State of Molenbeek|NYT Posted on: Apr 15th, 2016

    Roger Cohen in the NYT: A district of Brussels had in effect seceded from Belgium. Europe must fight an ideological battle against Wahhabi Islam. ...There is a vacuum. Vacuums are dangerous. The answer is a reformed, reinvigorated and stronger Europe, not the kind…

  • The Islamic State of Molenbeek|The New York Times Posted on: Apr 14th, 2016

    A district of Brussels had in effect seceded from Belgium. Europe must fight an ideological battle against Wahhabi Islam. Source: The Islamic State of Molenbeek - The New York…

  • The New Europeans|The New York Times Posted on: Apr 10th, 2016

    We are not really talking just about a group of people who need shelter from a war. These people are, more likely than not, here to stay permanently, as homesickness vanishes with time, while safety and comfort stay. What's worrying is that we are talking about…

  • Arturo Pérez-Reverte: Sobre idiotas, velos e imanes Posted on: Mar 24th, 2016

    ...Demasiada transigencia social, demasiados paños calientes, demasiados complejos, demasiado miedo a que te llamen xenófobo. Con lo fácil que sería decir desde el principio: sea bien venido porque lo necesitamos a usted y a su familia, con su trabajo y su fuerza…

  • Tony Blair warns of 'flabby liberalism' - BBC News Posted on: Mar 24th, 2016

    Former prime minister Tony Blair says extremism can be countered, but moderate voices need to be much stronger. ...he warned that moderate voices were too defensive about arguing their case and this was fuelling a culture of extremism in religion and…

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