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Published: 01 June 2013
Urban warfare is equally difficult in austere and extreme conditions. Norwegian army soldiers practice attacking a remote Arctic outpost in knee-deep snow. Urban warfare is equally difficult in austere and extreme conditions. Norwegian army soldiers practice attacking a remote Arctic outpost More
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 65–77.
Published: 01 September 2013
..., and patients, is an effort to understand the collateral damage of these attacks—the loss of health services to communities and population who otherwise have nowhere else to turn. Furthermore, the additional protocols to the Geneva Conventions forbid the punishment of medical personnel for adherence...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2005
... on the violations of the ceasefire agreement, in­ cluding attacks on villages, troop movements, and military operations. While conducting these investigations, we observed torched villages, hundreds of thousands of displaced civil­ ians, and the effects of such violent atrocities as the rape of women...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 34–40.
Published: 01 June 2018
.... Poppe’s film takes us back to the worst terrorist attack in modern Norwegian history, perpetrated in 2011 by the white Norwegian right-wing extremist and white supremacist Anders Behring Breivik. Except for a few split seconds in which we get a glimpse of a man in a black uniform standing on a cliff...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 58–62.
Published: 01 June 2018
... was executed and Shekau emerged as the group’s leader. Shekau was more of an extremist than his predecessor. In his bid to establish Islamic law in all of Nigeria and to banish Western education, he sent his followers out to attack not only police and government facilities but also Christian and Muslim...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (3): 75–81.
Published: 01 September 2003
...— and something the United The terrorist attacks occurred at a mo­ States will strive to maintain by any and all ment when the United States, having pre­ means.5 vailed in the Cold War and buoyed by ten The United States is distinguished from years of economic boom, had reached a level earlier...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 99–106.
Published: 01 September 2013
... somalis. But these pools of unsanitary sludge are not what is deterring thousands of Nairobians from coming to “Little Mogadishu,” as Eastleigh is known due to its Somali population. It is the grenade attacks. Life has not been the same in Eastleigh since the Kenyan Defense Forces (KDF) invaded...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 25–33.
Published: 01 September 2005
... for the navy but with little regard for possible counter­ and the air force, they focus on China as a action. Like the sound of one hand clapping, potential adversary. the scenarios presented in the report seem to The Pentagon, after much delay for presume that China could attack...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 106–115.
Published: 01 December 2012
... to soften their political bluster regarding Pakistan. attacks like the one on malala remind young pakistanis that the war surrounding them is their own . Many young people say the mainstream political parties and their allies abroad have plundered the country, exploited its resources, and ignored...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (3): 11–27.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of Muslims to be a particular hya, where they had gone to press anew for affliction, the result of an attack whose emo­ the construction of a temple on the site of tional scars go far deeper than the physical the razed Babri mosque, stopped in the ones. I realized in 1992-93, when Hindu- small town...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 113–119.
Published: 01 June 2015
... reported in the Gulf of Guinea from 2007 to 2013, when the number of attacks on ships overtook the number of attacks in the Gulf of Aden off the lawless coast of Somalia. Some 54 attacks in the Gulf of Guinea were reported to the International Maritime Organization two years ago, compared with 20 attacks...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 70–79.
Published: 01 June 2013
... murderous attacks on the two Tartar Muslim leaders quickly and bluntly. In August, President Minnikhanov signed new laws that included a ban on foreign nationals establishing religious groups and required foreign educated imams to have a Russian-certified diploma before teaching. But by openly favoring...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 64–75.
Published: 01 September 2015
... ATTACK On January 17, 2015, word spread that Sergei Filin, former lead dancer and current artistic director of the Bolshoi’s revered ballet compa- ny, had been...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 75–82.
Published: 01 December 2015
... to track them down, ending inevitably in a final fatal shootout. Today’s robbers hit banks with cyber attacks, not shotguns, and have no need to dynamite safes to get access to far greater sums of cash than the treasure boxes of Wells Fargo. They can conduct their raids from anywhere—the other side...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 93–102.
Published: 01 March 2011
... the whistles if they are attacked. Other women hear it, blow their own whistles and start running. By the time a large group shows up, a rapist will be frightened off. It's a strategy proven to work, say aid groups. T here is no immediate hope for the estimated one million people living in P ort - au -P...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 March 2006
... to execute their attack, the young men being tried for terrorist activi­ four were arrested, the film and Kalashnikov ties. The Marka military court in Amman, confiscated. Jordan, has been the scene of a number of On January 2, the four paced with other trials, and recently I observed several...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 21–37.
Published: 01 June 2002
... heavily on the Even the latest National Intelligence Es­ cooperation of other states. timate notes in its summary that the United Weapons of mass destruction diverge States “is more likely to be attacked with greatly in the destructive power they can materials from nonmissile...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 91–100.
Published: 01 June 2016
... 2015, I returned to Goma for a meeting about ADF and the situation in Beni. One year after the start of massacres that had by then killed more than 500 people, independent investigators established that ADF carried out some deadly attacks, but that many incidents—perhaps a majority of them—involved...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 23–31.
Published: 01 September 2001
... analysts to both U.S. nuclear first-strike response to a non-nuclear and Soviet doctrine, but the discussion took Soviet attack in Europe, although by the place only in the West— in the early days 1980s they advocated abdicating that nu­ only among Americans— so in practice they clear guarantee...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 27–33.
Published: 01 December 2002
... in planning, ingenuity, and sheer fanaticism preventing terrorism and even though it in­ involved in mounting the attacks grimly evitably involves sweeping up the innocent confirm that terrorists have improved their along with the guilty, thus contributing to capabilities exponentially. We must...