Articles of the Week – 8/14-8/20

Saturday August 14:

“The Strait of Hormuz: al-Qaeda’s Newest Jihad Zone?” – Malcolm Nance, Small Wars Journal

Sunday August 15:

“Drama on the high seas – The tribulations of the S.S. Faloja” – Aaron Weisburd, The Internet Haganah

Monday August 16:

“Al Qaeda’s Ramadan Gifts” – Florian Flade:

“Last Chance for Pakistan” – Ahmed Rashid, New York Review of Books

“On Maps dealing with AQIM, North Africa, and Terrorism” – Kal, The Moor Next Door:

Tuesday August 17:

“Uzbek jihadist leader Yuldashev officially dead” – Florian Flade:

Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, Volume 33 Issue 9 2010 released

Wednesday August 18:

“Darul Islams Ongoing Appeal” – Sidney Jones, Tempo Magazine

“Al-Wala ‘wa-l-Bara’ – part 3 – German Taliban Mujahideen” – Ahmad al-Zaky, Ma’alim fi al-Tariq Blog

Thursday August 19:

“Al-Wala ‘wa-l-Bara’ – According to the Aqeedah of the Salaf” – Ahmad al-Zaky, Ma’alim fi al-Tariq Blog

“Migrating violence in the Caucasus” – Joshua Foust, PBS Need to Know

“Will the Turkish Flotilla Group Be Named as Terrorists?” – Jonathan Schanzer, Foreign Policy

“Autumn of Kashmir’s Islamist Patriarch?” – Praveen Swami, The Hindu

“Loyalty to the Believers by Abu Zubair Adel b. Abdullah al-Abab” – Ahmad al-Zaky, Ma’alim fi al-Tariq Blog:

“Al-Shabaab’s Unavoidable Clash with Somaliland Democracy” – Jacob Zenn, Terrorism Monitor

“Round Seven? The Houthi Rebellion in Northern Yemen” – Michael Horton, Terrorism Monitor

“The Legal War on Terror for the week of 8/14- 8/19 – Andrew Lebovich, Foreign Policy:

Friday August 20:

“Jihad’s Ugly American Face” – The Investigative Project on Terrorism

“Journal Roundup for August 2010” – Marisa Urgo, Making Sense of Jihad: