Articles of the Week – 7/31-8/6

Sunday August 1:

“Thoughts on the 22 July France/Mauritanian raid on AQIM in Mali” – Kal, The Moor Next Door: http://bit.ly/bh2ZT5

Monday August 2:

“Germany: As Some Young Muslims Turn to Radicalism, Concern Grows” – Souad Mekhennet, The New York Timeshttp://nyti.ms/cvlIOy

“The al Qaeda Threat from West Africa and the Maghreb: French Hostage Execution and Beyond” – Charlie Szrom, Critical Threats Project: http://bit.ly/crsiFg

“Al Qaeda Brigade 313 website goes online” – Bill Roggio, The Long War Journal: http://bit.ly/9jB0kM

Tuesday August 3:

July issue of the CTC Sentinel released: http://bit.ly/bmI23V

“Ahmadinejad in West Africa: What Iranian Outreach to the Region Reveals about Tehran’s Foreign Policy” – Charlie Szrom, Iran Trackerhttp://bit.ly/bJIpdJ

“Anwar Al Awlaki’s Global Reach” – Raff Pantucci, FREE Rad!cals Bloghttp://bit.ly/cKxVzm

“The Iranian Revolution in the New Era” – Said Amir Arjomand, Current Trends in Islamist Ideologyhttp://bit.ly/9V0zMb

” The Internet- Avenue for Women Jihadi “Participation”” – Tuty Raihanah Mostarom and Nur Azlin Mohamed Yasin, RSIS Commentaries: http://bit.ly/ajplpr

Wednesday August 4:

“Straight Outta Kandahar” – Gretchen Peters, Foreign Policyhttp://bit.ly/9tOEH7

“The De-Radicalization Process of Terrorist Organizations: The Libyan Case” – ICT’s Jihadi Websites Monitoring Grouphttp://bit.ly/bQLQCg

Thursday August 5:

“Al Shabaab’s First “News” Video: Effort to Recruit Westerners and Expel Peacekeepers” – Chris Harnisch, Critical Threats Projecthttp://bit.ly/dA2z77

“Al-Qaeda’s Ambitions in Pakistan: Changing Goals, Changing Strategies” – Zafar Imran, Terrorism Monitorhttp://bit.ly/auxfks

“The war for the soul of Pakistan” – Mosharraf Zaidi, The Nationalhttp://bit.ly/d5J5NM

“The Legal War on Terror for the week of 7/30-8/5” – Andrew Lebovich, Foreign Policy: http://bit.ly/bWgji7

Friday August 6:

“To Close Gitmo, Stability Needed in Yemen” – Alice Fordham, Global Post: http://bit.ly/dfjgtO

“Beyond a military solution for Pakistan” – Amil Khan, The AfPak Channel: http://bit.ly/a4qLAu

Interview with Dr. Nageh Ibrahim, who wrote most of the Islamic Group’s revisions after their violence in Egypt in the 1990s: http://bit.ly/9pc4tb