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U.s. Policy And National Interests

Journal Essay

The Syrian Humanitarian Crisis: What Is to Be Done?

Karen AbuZayd, Denis J. Sullivan, Susan M. Akram and Sara Roy

Summer 2015, Volume XXII, Number 2

FORD FRAKER, President, Middle East Policy Council In the spring of 2012, I came to Washington for two specific meetings. One ...

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Journal Essay

The Rise and Demise of the IS Caliphate

Stephan Rosiny

Summer 2015, Volume XXII, Number 2

At the end of 2014, some unexpected news about the "Islamic State" (IS) made headlines: al-Quds al-Arabi reported that a ...

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Journal Essay

The South Caucasus Republics: Relations with the U.S. and the EU

Michael B. Bishku

Summer 2015, Volume XXII, Number 2

With the break-up of the Soviet Union at the end of the Cold War, three republics in the South Caucasus ...

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Journal Essay

REVIEW ESSAY — Revisionist Zionism: The Founder, His Disciple and Their Chief Adversary

Michael Rubner

Summer 2015, Volume XXII, Number 2

The recent publication of these three biographies, portraying the lives of the most important Jewish political leaders of the last ...

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Journal Essay

Responding to Failure: Reorganizing U.S. Policies in the Middle East

Chas W. Freeman, Jr.

Summer 2015, Volume XXII, Number 2

I want to speak with you today about the Middle East. This is the region where Africa, Asia and Europe ...

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Commentary

The ISIS Challenge to Moderate Islamism

Ahmed Meiloud, April 27, 2015

Months before the Arab uprising, al-Jamaa al-Libiyya al-Muqatila (the Libyan Fighting Group) published a 400-page monograph declaring its renunciation of violence ...

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