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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 48–54.
Published: 01 December 2016
... the conflict and how it might finally be ended. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 Thailand insurgency Malay Muslims Deep South counter-insurgency ROLAND DOBBINS ROLAND DOBBINS PATTANI, Thailand—Ismail’s life splits neatly into two. There are the 12 peaceful years before...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 101–110.
Published: 01 March 2012
... to support “pro-American” politicians. They include the practice of waging militarily unwinnable and internationally unpopular counter-insurgency wars in unreceptive countries. And they require the stationing of U.S. troops in self-contained foreign bases that bind Washington to the whims of local despots...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 94–105.
Published: 01 December 2012
... was signed in 1952. Former colonial states have largely escaped such scrutiny—though that is changing. The last decade has witnessed a new trickle of judicial claims by former colonial subjects and their descendants—for one-off massacres or counter-insurgencies gone violently awry. In rare cases...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 24–32.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Serbian counter-insurgency under Belgrade’s totalitarian leader Slobodan Milosevic. Since its 2008 proclamation of independence, it has formed its own government with police, justice, customs, and foreign services, while unilaterally adopting the euro as its currency, though it is not a member...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 31–37.
Published: 01 September 2013
... or his allies in Kabul, we will likely see a swift descent into chaos. President Karzai is widely despised for a range of failings—corruption but also poor governance, vote-rigging, and, from the U.S. point of view, a continued unwillingness to cooperate fully on key issues such as detainees, counter...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 83–91.
Published: 01 March 2011
... desire to help with counter-terrorism efforts on their soil. Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, and Uzbekistan refused to send representatives to the center at all. They saw it, quite correctly, as a not very subtle Russian foot in their door. Still, the fsb 's timing was good. Under the umbrella of anti...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 20 (4): 41–47.
Published: 01 December 2004
... heard in 1991- This time Southeast Asia and as a means of countering around, the Bharatiya Janata Party—led the growth of Chinese political and military coalition government criticized the Ameri­ influence in the region. During the Cold can decision to resort to war, but in the War years, Indian...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 93–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... of Brian” scene is based is more revealing. In Tractate Shabbat, 33b, Rabbi Judah praises the works of the Romans: “They have made streets, they have built bridges, they have erected baths.” Rabbi Simon counters: “All that they made they made for themselves; they built market-places, to set harlots in them...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 126–145.
Published: 01 September 2005
..., dangerous storm that was fast approaching. to counter such a threat he advocated the In reality, long before Kennan’s telegram strengthening of American ideals and insti­ had been read, a yet-to-be-defined strategy tutions at home and their effective projec­ of a more “muscular” response...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 86–97.
Published: 01 September 2014
... in Eastern Antioquia. Colombia’s paramilitary organizations were also formed in the 1960s (at the suggestion of U.S.-military advisors), but did not have a strong presence in San Carlos and neighboring municipalities until the late 1990s. To counter Maoist-style guerrilla warfare, they “drained the sea...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 43–46.
Published: 01 March 2005
... In short, the imperial dream had en­ pire— military bases, status-of-forces agree­ countered consistent indifference and recur­ ments, trade concessions, multinational cor­ rent resistance through American history. porations, cultural penetrations, and other Imperialism was never a broadly based, pop­...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 87–93.
Published: 01 June 2003
.... The Kosovo sion on both sides, many Bosnian Serbs were Organized Crime Bureau and the Counter- ready to stay in these areas and try to live Terrorism Task Force are acquiring increas­ again with their former neighbors. This ingly sophisticated means for intelligence posed a direct challenge...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 56–67.
Published: 01 June 2000
... member of the current ruling coalition, are run counter to the claim that the Turk­ neck and neck for second place on the “piety ish people are polarized into two camps scale,” with the Motherland Party of the late based on attitudes towards Islam and president Turgut Ozal not far behind...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 38–48.
Published: 01 June 2002
... pro-democracy groups survive marshal societal resources to counter an au­ the weakening of civil society that comes thoritarian leader’s pernicious impact upon with any successful transition to democracy; the polity. The problem is not the inability but whether such aid is employed...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 31–42.
Published: 01 March 2005
.... This counters Robert K agan’s argument that we may end up with a hyperrealist world in “on major strategic and international questions which “the strong do what they can and the today, Americans are from Mars and Europeans are weak suffer what they must.” This backslid­ from Venus” (Of Paradise...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 70–77.
Published: 01 June 2004
.... “In Punjab, “That is the biggest violation of human when this terrorism was being crushed, a lot rights.” But then it has to be under the con­ of people were just bumped off. As a human stitution and the rule of law. When terror­ rights activist, I think it’s something terri­ ism is countered by state...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 70–79.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Ministry of Interior claimed the evidence suggested a failed terrorist attack. In October, a large Federal Security Service (FSB) counter-terrorism operation was launched for the first time in Tatarstan. The targets were the suspected attackers of Faizov and Yakupov. In a similar manner to raids...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (1): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 2002
... assistance. The Washington Post also reported the Taliban and A1 Qaeda had more to do last October that the United States and with Karimov’s own aspirations to make Uzbekistan had been quietly conducting Uzbekistan the chief regional power, even joint covert operations aimed at countering...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 34–52.
Published: 01 September 2005
... technologies, the role of the nation­ by their own rules, and are often guided by state has dramatically eroded. their own parochial interests— interests Privatizing Foreign Policy 35 that may run counter to those of their home retreated...