Articles of the Week – 4/13-4/19

Tuesday April 16:

Pious Way to Politics: The Rise of Political Salafism in Post-Mubarak Egypt – Khalil al-Anani and Maszlee Malik, Digest of Middle East Studies: http://bit.ly/ZnOn6h

Wednesday April 17:

AQIM’s existing –and disrupted– plans in –and from– the Sahel – Fernando Reinares, Real Instituto Elcano: http://bit.ly/11uQm8w 

The alleged arrest of a maimed terrorist – Mr. Orange’s War Tracker: http://bit.ly/12v3MmB

Thursday April 18:

Funding Terror – Shima Baradaran, Michael Findley, Daniel Nielson, and J. C. Sharman, University of Pennsylvania Law Review: http://bit.ly/ZAiKDs 

Friday April 19:

“Obliged to Unite under One Banner”: A Profile of Syria’s Jaysh al-Muhajireen wa’l-Ansar – Murad Batal al-Shishani, Terrorism Monitor: http://bit.ly/ZxkoJf 

Fighting Salafi-Jihadist Insurgencies: How Much Does Religion Really Matter? – Dan Byman, Studies in Conflict and Terrorism: http://bit.ly/117zOlE 

Al Qaeda’s Sharia Crisis: Sayyid Imam and the Jurisprudence of Lawful Military Jihad – Paul Kamolnick, Studies in Conflict and Terrorism: http://bit.ly/Zxlg0y 

Know Your Enemy: On the Futility of Distinguishing Between Terrorists and Insurgents – James Khalil, Studies in Conflict and Terrorism: http://bit.ly/Zxlyo1