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World Policy Journal (2009) 26 (3): 51–61.
Published: 01 September 2009
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 77–92.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Frontier. It was here that portance to Washington whose military the zealous new members of the provincial leaders are notorious for their determination assembly paused to pray last October for to acquire nuclear weapons, a country that Mir Aimal Kasi, the Pakistani who had just has flouted...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 83–91.
Published: 01 December 2015
... with nearly 2 million residents. Sharing its entire 139-mile southern border with Syria, the region has become a violent frontier in the deadliest civil war in recent history. Along Turkey’s south border, four cities—Şanlıurfa, Gaziantep, Kilis, and Hatay—have deep interactions with the opponents...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 87–93.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Charles Allen Copyright © 2005 World Policy Institute 2005 RECONSIDERATIONS Charles Allen is a historian of the British colonial period in South Asia. His recent publications include Soldier Sahibs: The Men Who Made the North-West Frontier and The Buddha and the Sahibs...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 110–121.
Published: 01 December 2011
... facility was built in the capital. Soviet military installations began springing up across the countryside, with substantial concentrations along the frontier with China. But perhaps the greatest and least-known legacy was the decision by the Soviets to map Mongolia, not in terms of roads...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 3–8.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Institute 2013 2013 World Policy Institute Meehyun Nam-Thompson Boundaries define nations. Across Europe and Asia, through Africa and Latin America, old frontiers are being challenged. The primacy of the state is under increased scrutiny as the telecommunications revolution erases once...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 1.
Published: 01 December 2001
... system that Americans helped to create. The system is straining at the seams. Europe’s economic and political community seems stuck midway between expanding its functions and frontiers, and finding ways and excuses for standing still, as Martin Walker relates in this issue. Elsewhere in the world...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 41–44.
Published: 01 December 2013
... from Bhutan, India, and Tibet. As early as 1773, Bhutan was already a gateway for trade with Tibet, and the British East India Company sent many missions to extend and explore the frontiers and trade routes to Central Asia during the British Raj in India. “In olden days, salt used to be brought...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., and she was shaking her head vigorously, in great fear for her immediate future. They’d both have a lot to explain. Incidentally, I never saw either of them again. At noon on August 10, 1978, I arrived at the frontier between Austria and Czechoslovakia in my rickety old Opel sedan that was The New...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 14–17.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of this valuable hydrocarbon pie and are readjusting their frontiers. According to international law, all states own any resources found within 200 nautical miles of their coast (unless another state is closer). Most Arctic resources fall within these boundaries, so are uncontested, but even the resources...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 25–32.
Published: 01 September 2000
... or strategic interests are rope and North America, such as Médecins at stake. East Timor is ignored for a gen­ Sans Frontières (msf), Oxfam, and the Inter­ eration, and its annexation by Indonesia national Rescue Committee, were deluged assumed to be a fait accompli. But in a mat­ with public donations...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 120–129.
Published: 01 December 2014
... has continued to expand its borderless frontiers to the very doorsteps of Russia, to the introduction of the euro and the expansion of the eurozone where the eponymous currency is accepted at face value, Europe continues to change its inner and outer essence, often with little understanding...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2013
..., and their patients are under attack in ways inconceivable, as Jason Cohn and Françoise Duroch of Médecins Sans Frontières reveal. As for contagion of diseases, Amy Lieberman examines the challenges posed by migrating populations, on the move as never before. From Bangladesh, Edward Bearnot, an American researcher...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 31–37.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Qaeda’s senior leadership remains in the FATA and, to a lesser extent, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as the Northwest Frontier Province). Despite the Pakistani government’s regular protests against counterterrorism actions on their soil, particularly lethal drone strikes, the United States...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Krajeski then takes us on a journey along the fraught Turkish-Syrian frontier into refugee camps and the secret caserns of Syria’s revolutionaries. Rebecca Stewart, meanwhile, explores the horrors inflicted on Afghanistan’s internal migrants—the forgotten people of this endless war. Cambodia, leader...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2015
... turn to Ahmet S. Yayla, who as a sociology professor at Şanlıurfa University near the Turkey-Syria border, sees firsthand the frontier economy and proposes ways to cut off supplies to the Islamic State. When politicians fail to talk to each other, scientists can often still work together. Richard...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 89–94.
Published: 01 March 2005
... of the 1930 The provisional truce and fresh interest struggle in the Northwest Frontier Prov­ in passive resistance for addressing the ince when thousands of Pashtuns nonvio- Palestinian-Israeli question justify a re­ lently stood up to the British. Eight years minder of the arguments advanced...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 50–61.
Published: 01 March 2013
... displaced, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) along with Save the Children and Medicins Sans Frontiers initiated the Community-based Management of Acute Malnutrition to address the alarming number of children dying due to complications brought about by acute malnutrition. The program, proven...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 46–57.
Published: 01 June 2013
.... As melting glaciers open up access to shipping routes and energy troves, countries with polar real estate are modernizing armies just in case. Severe cold is the last frontier in warfare, barring outer space, and the militaries of the United States, Canada, Denmark, Russia, and Norway are finding...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 68–77.
Published: 01 June 2012
.... With the fighting still escalating in Helmand, they have no option to return home—stuck in a city that doesn’t want them. the fact that they have not crossed an international frontier denies them the protections afforded to those with official refugee status . Abdul Zia’s family are direct civilian...
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