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Why is the so-called Islamic State attacking Sufis?

Why is the so-called Islamic State attacking Sufis?

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 2, 2017 0

Zahid Hussain has been preaching tolerance at the Bari Imam Sufi Muslim shrine in Pakistan’s capital for 30 years, but it is that very message that now requires the shrine to be barricaded

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Radio wars: Islamic State takes over the Afghan airwaves

Radio wars: Islamic State takes over the Afghan airwaves

carolyn.simon@hrc.org January 31, 2017 0

So-called Islamic State’s emergence in Afghanistan has been accompanied by a barrage of propaganda. That’s no coincidence

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Afghanistan now a ‘continual emergency’, as war drives record numbers from their homes

Afghanistan now a ‘continual emergency’, as war drives record numbers from their homes

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 10, 2017 0

The so-called Islamic State has created a new conflict and 2016 saw unprecedented amounts of people fleeing to displacement camps

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UPDATED: Afghanistan now a ‘continual emergency’, as war drives record numbers from their homes

UPDATED: Afghanistan now a ‘continual emergency’, as war drives record numbers from their homes

January 10, 2017 0

The so-called Islamic State has created a new conflict and 2016 saw unprecedented amounts of people fleeing to displacement camps

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Does Countering Violent Extremism work?

Does Countering Violent Extremism work?

dan.rafter@hrc.org August 10, 2016 0

A strategy that has its roots in counter-terrorism called Countering Violent Extremism, or CVE, is a massive growth area in the aid industry and has become an accepted component of a dizzying range

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Is Ivory Coast attack the new normal?

Is Ivory Coast attack the new normal?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 14, 2016 0

The attacks that killed 16 people yesterday at a beach resort in Cote d’Ivoire were shocking and brutal, but not entirely unexpected. Security experts had been warning that al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb

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UN admits Syria airdrop failure

UN admits Syria airdrop failure

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 25, 2016 0

The day after the UN’s first airdrop into Syria, the World Food Programme said that only four of the 21 aid pallets it dropped into the besieged city of Deir Ezzor had made it

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Civilians pay for fuel strikes on Islamic State

Civilians pay for fuel strikes on Islamic State

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 8, 2015 0

LONDON 08 December 2015 (IRIN) - American bombs, Russian bombs, French bombs. They have all fallen on the city of Raqqa, the de facto capital of the so-called Islamic State in Syria

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The cost of freedom from Islamic State

The cost of freedom from Islamic State

October 29, 2015 0

BAGHDAD 29 October 2015 (IRIN) - Some of Iraq's 3.2 million IDPs are paying extortionate sums of money just to leave home and escape the so-called Islamic State. >

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Survival on Sinjar mountain

Survival on Sinjar mountain

October 22, 2015 0

MOUNT SINJAR 22 October 2015 (IRIN) - The Yazidis' dramatic flight from the so-called Islamic State to a mountaintop in northwestern Iraq brought the minority to international attention a year ago. Now, thousands

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