19/12/2018 Article

America’s Technology and Sanctions War Will End, by Bifurcating the Global Economy


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Alastair Crooke, Strategic Culture Foundation, 18 Dec 2018 “The true reason behind the US-China ‘trade’ war has little to do with actual trade … What

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Conflicts Forum is a small consultancy that works on geo-political and geo-financial developments as they relate to the Middle East.

Conflicts Forum's work combines a unique blend of strategic perspective with experienced political know-how. CF acts as a vanguard forum for deep geo-strategic thinking and for making available differing perspectives on sensitive issues, drawn from a wide range of sources. CF aims to 'interpret’ events and political developments, and to set them in geo-strategic and geo-financial contexts.




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06/12/2006 Interview

Debate: Hamas – Democratic Government or Terrorist Organization?

Tags: Hamas, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Palestinians


On November 29, 2006, Mark Perry, co-director of Conflicts Forum, took part in a debate in New York hosted by Intelligence Squared US. “A democratically

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27/11/2006 Interview

Meeting the Challenge of Coexistence

Tags: Hamas, Hezbollah, Islam and globalization


With Alastair Crooke, Panel on Mitigating Religious and Ethnic Conflict, Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, September 20, 2006 MARY ROBINSON: When you say you think

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17/11/2006 Interview

Talking to Terrorists

Tags: Dialogue

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ABC Radio National (Australia) interview with Alastair Crooke and Mark Perry, November 16, 2006 Alastair Crooke — The paradox is that most people ask us

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09/11/2006 Article

The White Man’s Club

/ Alastair Crooke

Tags: Hamas, Israeli-Palestinian conflict

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Bitterlemons, November 9, 2006 He stepped in from the harsh sunlight of Egypt. He had just crossed the Sinai with two Arab friends, one of

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05/11/2006 Article

The Axis of Not Quite As Evil

/ Mark Perry

Tags: Bush Administration, War in Iraq, War on terrorism

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Bitterlemons, November 2, 2006 We might now take George Bush at his word: in the wake of the September 11 attacks, he named three nations

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02/11/2006 Article

How Hezbollah Defeated Israel:
III. The Political War

/ Mark Perry & Alastair Crooke

Tags: Hezbollah, Israel-Hezbollah war, Lebanon, Middle East


Asia Times, October 14, 2006 In the wake of the Israel-Hezbollah conflict, a public poll in Egypt asked a cross-section of that country’s citizenry to

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