Articles of the Week – 8/27-9/2

Saturday August 27:

Iran, Turkey, and Saudi: The Regional Race for the Arab Spring – Madawi al-Rasheed:

Jay-Z’s Hegemony in the Age of Kanye – Marc Lynch, Abu Aardvark Blog:

Monday August 29: 

An Interview with Online Jihadist Abu Suleiman Al Nasser – J.M. Berger, IntelWire:

Redefining the Islamic State: The Fall and Rise of al-Qaeda in Iraq – Brian Fishman, The New America Foudation:

Ex-Jihadists in the New Libya – Omar Ashour, The Middle East Channel:

Tuesday August 30:

Al Qaeda After Atiyya – William McCants, Foreign Affairs:

Thursday September 1:

LeT Affiliate Solicits Funds for Eid ul-Fitr and Humanitarian Activities – Albar Sheikh: