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Jihad and The Contemporary Geopolitics – An Introduction

Jihad and The Contemporary Geopolitics – An Introduction

Analyses and Opinions, Research Articles April 13, 2017 at 11:27 am 4 comments

Preamble The history of clashes, conflicts, and wars is as old as humanity itself. In a world tinted with differences in race, color, language, religion, ideologies, laws and civilizations, conflicts are inevitable.  Both classical and contemporary thinkers and philosophers have asserted this very truth of human attitudes. From the ‘white […]

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Challenges Posed by Asymmetric Warfare to International Humanitarian Law

Challenges Posed by Asymmetric Warfare to International Humanitarian Law

The nature of armed conflicts have changed dramatically in the 21st century. Conflicts between two or more states are rare while non-international armed conflicts between government forces and organized armed groups or between such groups themselves are now common. The wars in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan are prime examples of […]

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US Election Day 2016 Timeline

US Election Day 2016 Timeline

The 2016 US election is almost over. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have cut different molds throughout the 2016 election cycle, labeled as “the nastiest in many decades and one that will leave an uncertain legacy for future cycles”. Trump can upset Clinton if Pennsylvania and Michigan vote Republican. Colorado […]

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US Elections: November 8th and Beyond

US Elections: November 8th and Beyond

November 8th, Tuesday, will be a critical day for US politics, the American people and the US as a whole, as America votes for its 45th president. A drum roll will echo across the globe with the entire world expected to be glued to proceedings as the final electoral count […]

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Courtesy:Dunya news

Of Blasphemy and Choreographed Chaos

The sit in organized by Brailvi political parties cultivated tensions in the already uncertain political environment of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. The protest grew out of the commemoration procession of the assassin of Salman Taseer, Mumtaz Qadri and was marked by violent clashes and destruction of property. While Mumtaz […]

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