Articles of the Week – 9/24-9/30

Monday September 26: 

Cyberspace and Violent Non-State Groups: Uses, Capabilities, and Threats – William McCants, William Rosenau, and Eric Thompson, CNA:

AQIM Returns in Force in Northern Algeria – Andrew Lebovich, CTC Sentinel:

The UK’s Efforts to Disrupt Jihadist Activity Online – Raffaello Pantucci, CTC Sentinel:

Violence Escalates in China’s Xinjiang Province – Jacob Zenn, CTC Sentinel:

Wednesday September 28: 

Conceptions of Trust in the Qur’an – Nora S. Eggen, Journal of Qur’anic Studies:

Distinction between the Concepts Mediation, Conciliation, ul and Arbitration in Sharīah Law – Essam A. Alsheikh, Arab Law Quarterly:

Modern Application of Siyar (Islamic Law of Nations): Some Preliminary Observations – Haniff Ahamat and Mohd Hisham Mohd Kamal, Arab Law Quarterly:

Resetting U.S. Policy Toward Yemen – Gregory Johnsen, Council on Foreign Relations: