Iraq

Widening Fallout

Jordan’s thoughts on the Battle for Mosul

Internal and external repercussions of the battle for Mosul and the impact on Jordan's security landscape.

Dr. Nadia Saad-Elddin

The Position of Terrorist Groups Regarding the War on ISIS

Many believe the battle for Mosul will have a direct impact not only on ISIS, but also its relationship with other groups in the region

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Pressing Threats

Implementation of Military Conscription in the Gulf

Examining the motives and challenges behind implementing military conscription in the GCC states.

Dr. Eman Ahmed Abdel Halim

Imaginary Purity

Why sectarian terror is spreading in the Arab world

Over the past two decades, the region has seen a steep escalation in sectarian violence by terrorist organizations.

Mohamed Basyouni

Why Al-Qaeda has escalated attacks on ISIS

The recent message by Al-Qaeda's leader, strongly attacking ISIS' leader, marks a new escalating rivalry between the two groups.

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Iraqi Ambassador to UAE visits FARAS

The Ambassador of Iraq to the United Arab Emirates Dr. Raad Mohammed Al-Alusi visited FARAS headquarters.

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Why ISIS is Escalating its Operations in Deir ez-Zor

The relation between the escalating ISIS' operations in Deir ez-Zor, and the recent field developments in both Syria and Iraq.

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The Weaponization of Water in Internal Conflicts in the Arab World

The use of water resources as a tool in conflict has become increasingly notable in Arab civil conflicts.

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How Can ISIS Deal with the Plan to Besiege Raqqa?

The US-Iraqi plan to wage war on the self-proclaimed Islamic State (ISIS) in Mosul has driven ISIS militants towards Syria.

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Where would ISIS new capital be located?

Several questions have been raised about where would the new ISIS' capital be, in case Raqqa and Mosul were fully liberated from ISIS.

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The Rise of “Terrorists on the move” Phenomenon: Causes & Consequences

Marcel De Souza, Chairman of the ECOWAS cited fears of "exodus of terrorist" from the Iraqi city of Mosul to the city of Kidal in Mali.

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Why has Iraqi Kurdistan Region's Push for Secession Resurfaced?

The Iraqi Kurdistan Region's independence has sparked fresh debate after moves made by various Kurdish groups recently.

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How Does ISIS Perceive Post-Raqqa Consequences?

ISIS’ recent movements on the ground in both Syria and Iraq indicate a significant transitory development in the organization’s path.

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Motives and Consequences of ISIS’ ‘Cubs of the Caliphate’ Schools

ISIS other priorities now include efforts to sustain its ideology that may recede due to ongoing military operations.

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Why Are the Kurdish SDF Escalating against Iranian-Allied al-Hashd al-Shaabi?

Parties involved in the Syrian conflict and the war on ISIS are making early preparations for the aftermath of the battles for Mosul.

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