Tag Archives: Libya

The internal and external Algerian thorns

I have recently published two analyses on Algeria for the Jamestown Foundation. The first one, published in early December, dealt with the Libyan problems and how Algiers is trying to exert “Influence Without Interference“, sticking to its traditional foreign policy … Continue reading

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North African Jihadism and the Post-Mali Conflict Environment

I actually don’t have time to focus on my blog (people who know me have a clue why). However, two weeks ago I published another piece with the Jamestown Foundation on the directions in North African Jihadism in the post-Mali conflict … Continue reading

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Conflict in Libya and Niger’s Security

My latest analysis for the Jamestown Foundation.

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Abdel Fattah Younes killed

From Qaddafi’s confident to (suspicious) rebel leader: Al Jazeera, The Guardian, CNN, The New York Times. More to come in the coming days.

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An “armed waltz turn”?

Every student of diplomatic history learns that Italian foreign policy is characterized by frequent “strategic shifts”. Bernhard von Bülow defined these frequent changes in Italian foreign policy orientation as “the policy of Waltz Turns”. More than one century later, Italian diplomatic … Continue reading

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