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Al Qaeda’s Gamble in Mali

A few years from now, when the first full-length book on Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) is written (any takers?), how will it characterize the group’s recent adventure in Mali? My bet: Mali will be described as a … Continue reading

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Weekly News Roundup: AQIM’s bad week, Croatian weapons, and…the Sultanate of what?

A little late with the news roundup this week…But have no fear, all the stories you were dying to sink your teeth from the past week and a half (but forgot about until now) below! West Africa Mali: The Government … Continue reading

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