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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (2): 8-21.
Published: 01 June 2001
... reemerging Algeria. Western Fears Unrealized In retrospect, the crisis in Algeria has had relatively little effect on European and American security. In the early stages of the Algerian nightmare, West- ern observers, especially...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (1): 62-78.
Published: 01 March 2005
... policy was soon up against the uncertainties caused by the Algerian situation, the more so since the migrations of Algerian workers to France took place within the framework of special provisions. The implicit prefer- ence of the decree of 2 November 1945 and of all subsequent pragmatic decisions...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (1): 80-96.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Reinares The recent formation of al Qaeda in the Maghreb (AQIM) could be inter- preted as the opening of a new battlefield in the cause of international jihad. Such a front, however, is not unprecedented. Algerian veterans of the 1980s Afghan campaign against the Soviets returned home and played a...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (2): 1-4.
Published: 01 June 2015
... shooting in Paris. The attacks by the two French-­born sons of Algerian immigrants associated with al Qaeda in Yemen, brothers Chérif and Saïd Kouachi, are the deadliest acts of domestic terrorism in France since twenty-­eight people were killed in the 1961 Vitry-­Le-­François train bombing by...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (2): 84-87.
Published: 01 June 2006
... examines several books that did not choose theoreti- cal models of hybridity. Assia Djebar’s narratives strongly suggest “the need for imagi- native protocols of encounters between historically estranged identities.” In Felicie’s Body, Djebar created a French-Algerian couple (Felicie and Mohammed) that...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (2): 87-91.
Published: 01 June 2006
... several books that did not choose theoreti- cal models of hybridity. Assia Djebar’s narratives strongly suggest “the need for imagi- native protocols of encounters between historically estranged identities.” In Felicie’s Body, Djebar created a French-Algerian couple (Felicie and Mohammed) that events...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (1): 100-114.
Published: 01 March 2001
... cases, Islamists were seeking to set up a new kind of state—the Islamic state—in order to give the Algerian and Sudanese people respectively a sense of “national” pride and identity after years of misgovernment and high levels of corruption in public administration...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (3): 130-148.
Published: 01 September 2004
... still small by [Persian] Gulf standards, this is a signifi cant involvement for an independent US oil company.23 The apparent US interest in establishing a military base in Algeria, the authorization of the sale of nonlethal military equipment in 2002, and the training of Algerian soldiers by the...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (3): 86-101.
Published: 01 September 2005
... geographical prox- imity to North Africa. Serving as a nexus of exchange among goods, people, and ideas, Spain’s growing Muslim population affords al Qaeda a recruiting ground for future terrorists.2 This is especially true among the ranks of marginalized Moroccan and Algerian migrants and illegals...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (2): 33-47.
Published: 01 June 2014
....11 Al Qaeda in the Maghreb (AQIM) and Somalia-­based al-­Shabaab are also representative of regional groups align- ing with al Qaeda in hopes of reviving their jihadist fortunes. AQIM is the consequence of two successive organizational transformations of the Algerian jihadist movement. Formed...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (2): 21-41.
Published: 01 June 2015
... conflict continues the struggle began between AQI and bin Laden central leadership during the Iraqi jihad. Zarqawi’s and Zawahiri’s ideological agendas clashed in 2005, for the latter had feared the loss of 34. Luíz Martinez, The Algerian Civil War, 1990 – 1998 (New York: Columbia University Press...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 141-144.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Nina Bouraoui and Tahar Ben Jelloun, which reflect sociopolitical realities. Born to a French woman married to an Algerian father during the Algerian war, Bouraoui’s rapport with the Mediterranean is tragic, and she seeks protection in writing. Bouraoui echoes Camus’s belief in the quiet...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 144-146.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Nina Bouraoui and Tahar Ben Jelloun, which reflect sociopolitical realities. Born to a French woman married to an Algerian father during the Algerian war, Bouraoui’s rapport with the Mediterranean is tragic, and she seeks protection in writing. Bouraoui echoes Camus’s belief in the quiet...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 147-150.
Published: 01 December 2014
... the southern shores of the Medi- terranean through the fictions of Nina Bouraoui and Tahar Ben Jelloun, which reflect sociopolitical realities. Born to a French woman married to an Algerian father during the Algerian war, Bouraoui’s rapport with the Mediterranean is tragic, and she seeks...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (4): 121-141.
Published: 01 December 2006
... liberal capitalism.10 Al Qaeda affiliates like the Algerian Armed Islamic Group and the Moroccan Salfist Group for Preaching and Combat have operated in Spain for decades.11 Aided and abetted by Spanish, Colombian, and Moroccan crimi- nal gangs, al Qaeda is involved in a world of illicit...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (4): 176-191.
Published: 01 December 2003
... because of its close proximity to Europe. They worked closely with their counterparts in Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia and encour- aged them to share information among themselves. There are millions of Algerians, Moroccans, and Tunisians living in Europe, and many are frus- trated by perceived Western...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (4): 203-218.
Published: 01 December 2004
... campaign. If Irish terrorism diverted British attention away from jihadis, Algerian terrorism had precisely the opposite effect in France. Before 11 March, European politicians tended to minimize the jihad dan- ger. America experienced frequent government-induced, public alarms, while European alarms...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (4): 5-18.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., asked rhetorically, “would Colonel Nasser have dared nationalize the Suez Canal, would the Algerian rebels have thought of gaining something by tak- ing up arms?”4 The Economist noted around the same time that The Europeans, even fairly new ones like Le Monde, have gained points by claiming...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (2): 11-25.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., and he exhorts Islamic mili- tants to liberate Ceuta and Melilla; these illustrate the nonnegotiability of the terror organization’s demands. The creation of al Qaeda in the Maghreb (AQIM) in 2006, fusing Moroccan and Algerian terrorist groups into the cause of international jihad, moreover...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (4): 55-76.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Ben-­Meir: Morocco’s Regionalization Roadmap  57 region by Morocco and Mauritania. In the same year, the Algerian gov- ernment began providing the Polisario with support, and the International Court of Justice ruled that the people of Western Sahara have the right to self-­determination...