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Turkey in the Midst of the Syrian Crisis: Security, Democracy and Secularism

September 16, 2015

By Gonenc Uysal: After years of civil war in Syria, that has caused more than 210,000 – mostly civilian – deaths, the international community has recently been shaken by videos of war crimes undertaken by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). These have included beheadings and mass executions, sexual slavery, child soldiers … Continue reading “Turkey in the Midst of the Syrian Crisis: Security, Democracy and Secularism”


The triumph of secularism in Tunisia and the democratic challenges ahead

November 13, 2014

By Beatrice Tesconi: Against the backdrop of dispiriting headlines about the rise of Islamism in the wake of the ‘Arab Spring’, recent political developments in Tunisia have been hailed as a beacon of hope for a region wracked by extremism and civil war. On Sunday October 26, Tunisia held its second parliamentary elections since the … Continue reading “The triumph of secularism in Tunisia and the democratic challenges ahead”


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