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28/04/2013

Conflicts Forum Weekly Comment

This 'Weekly Comment' is produced every week by Conflicts Forum with links to key articles published in the regional and international media during the past week.

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20-26 April 2013 Syria has witnessed significant miltary advances by the Syrian Army over the last weeks. Earlier, government forces succeeded in disrupting opposition preparations for a prospective attack on

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19/04/2013

Conflicts Forum Weekly Comment

This 'Weekly Comment' is produced most Fridays by Conflicts Forum with links to key articles published in the regional and international media during the past week.

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12 – 19 April The Muslim Brotherhood has been under attack from all quarters. From Saudi sources: an analysispresenting Hassan Banna (the MB founder), as a mere political

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12/04/2013

Conflicts Forum Weekly Comment

This 'Weekly Comment' is produced most Fridays by Conflicts Forum with links to key articles published in the regional and international media during the past week.

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5 – 12 April The Almaty talks (5-6) April between Iran & the P5+1 have generally been spun in the western press as signalling a lack of

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06/04/2013

Conflicts Forum Weekly Comment

This 'Weekly Comment' is produced most Fridays by Conflicts Forum with links to key articles published in the regional and international media during the past week.

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29 March – 5 April  The deteriorating temper of the region can be encapsulated in three recent events:  A Sunni imam of a mosque in Aleppo this week

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29/03/2013

CF’s Weekly Comment

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22-29 March 2013 The Scale of the Airbridge of Weapons lifted to the Syrian Opposition: In an officially-inspired New York Times article, the sheer scale of weapons transfers

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22/03/2013

Conflicts Forum’s Weekly Comment

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15- 22 March 2013 Iraq War – Tenth Anniversary commentary: Paul Pillar, a former CIA officer and now professor at Georgetown University, reflecting back to that era,

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