Joshua Landis

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Name: Joshua Landis
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Mass media: Asad Cousin In Hiding In Belarus

15:24, — PoliticsSyrian President’s cousin has fled to Belarus together with the family.It is reported by Middle Eastern mass media, a journalist of charter97.org informs.Brigadier General Hafez Makhlouf , a maternal cousin of the President Bashar al-Asad ... [Published Charter 97 - 22 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Hanging in balance

IThe manifestation of this kind of terror has led many countries to join the battle against it in both Iraq and Syria.Undoubtedly, with Britain joining the international coalition, the ability of the anti-IS coalition to roll back the considerable threat ... [Published Jordan Times - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Hanging in the balance

With Britain joining the international coalition designed to help roll back the considerable threat posed by the Islamic State (IS), it is possible to say that the anti-IS coalition has become strong. There is a growing realization that left unchecked; ... [Published Arab News - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Assad cousin relocates to Belorussia

BEIRUT: A powerful cousin of Syrian President Bashar Assad has relocated to Belorussia with his wife, according to multiple sources.They said that Hafez Makhlouf, Assad’s maternal cousin, had left the country amid speculation the move came after his falling-out ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Syrian Expert To Talk In Wichita

Rebels travel in the back of a pickup truck in a town in northern Syria.Credit Freedom House, flickr Creative CommonsJoshua LandisCredit Courtesy photoThe Global Learning Center of Wichita holds a program on Saturday entitled "The Islamic State and America's ... [Published KMUW 89.1 FM - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

ISIL has formed oil trading network in Syria, experts say

(ANSAmed) - ANKARA, SEPTEMBER 23 - Islamic fighters led byISIL have established an oil trading network within Syria whichincludes other opposition groups and the Assad regime, TurkishAnadolu Agency reports today quoting experts on Syria as saying.Having ... [Published Ansamed - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Dreaming Of Home: Syrian Refugees In Jordan’s Cities, Will They Be Repatriated? – OpEd

ByB y Matthew R. Stevens for Syria Comment“What do I think will happen?” He sighs. “I think that it is over. I think Bashar will win.”I am cross-legged in the sitting room of a Syrian family, hot tea half-forgotten in my hand. I give the man a long, searching ... [Published Eurasia Review - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

US 'communicating' with Iran over Islamic State but being rebuffed

Washington: Washington has been "communicating" with its arch-enemy Tehran, searching for openings that might lead to a co-ordinated campaign to achieve Barack Obama's stated objective – to "degrade and destroy" the so-called Islamic State in Syria and ... [Published WA Today - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

ISIS is selling cheap oil to its enemies — from Syria's government to the Kurds

ISIS has been described as the world's "richest terrorist group," largely thanks to the oil fields it controls in Iraq and Syria. The militants likely generate more than $1 million in sales each day, and much of that oil is pumped in eastern Syria with ... [Published Public Radio International - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Expert: US Airstrikes on IS Targets in Syria to Kill Civilians

NEW YORK, September 9 (RIA Novosti) – An escalation of US airstrikes against Islamic State (ISIS) targets could result in civilian deaths and a public relations fiasco for the White House, Oklahoma University professor Joshua Landis told RIA Novosti ... [Published RIA Novosti - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Images of torture in Syria emerge as ICC summons vetoed

Turkey's Anadolu Agency on Thursday released photos purportedly documenting torture by the Syrian government, on the same day efforts to bring Syria before the International Criminal Court (ICC) were blocked by China and Russia.Referring to the images ... [Published Middle East Eye - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 5 reports

Why Westerners Are Fighting for ISIS

The Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) is gaining notoriety for its barbaric methods, after videos showing beheadings and mass killings surfaced online. Among a range of explanations, one of them is that, compared to other jihadist groups ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 05 2014]

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"if you just give them money without unifying them, you're going to get somalia" said Landis
...build up forces in Afghanistan and Iraq, and look at what we got for it," said Joshua Landis, a Middle East expert at the University of Oklahoma. "we don't have a partner in syria. that's the reality of the situation."

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Mass media: Asad Cousin In Hiding In Belarus [Published Charter 97 - 22 hours ago]
Hanging in balance [Published Jordan Times - Sep 29 2014]
On IS ecumenism? Two tweets in short order REDUX [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Sep 29 2014]
Hanging in the balance [Published Arab News - Sep 29 2014]
Assad cousin relocates to Belorussia [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Sep 28 2014]
Syria: Does hurting ISIS help al-Assad? [Published WDBJ7.com - Sep 24 2014]
Syrian Expert To Talk In Wichita [Published KMUW 89.1 FM - Sep 24 2014]
How do airstrikes on Islamic State complicate t... [Published PBS - Sep 24 2014]
Lack of reliable partners in Syria poses daunti... [Published Los Angeles Times - Sep 24 2014]
ISIL has formed oil trading network in Syria, e... [Published Ansamed - Sep 23 2014]
A new urgency on homegrown terror threats [Published Washington Examiner - Sep 23 2014]
Dreaming Of Home: Syrian Refugees In Jordan’s C... [Published Eurasia Review - Sep 19 2014]
Al-Qa’ida In Islamic Maghreb And Arabian Penins... [Published Eurasia Review - Sep 19 2014]
If US Wanted To, It Could Help Free Thousands O... [Published Eurasia Review - Sep 19 2014]
US 'communicating' with Iran over Islamic State... [Published WA Today - Sep 19 2014]
House Approves Plan to Arm and Train ISIS to Fi... [Published PrisonPlanet - Sep 18 2014]
Some wrenchingly sad news, 1: Yazidi women capt... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Sep 17 2014]
ISIS is selling cheap oil to its enemies — from... [Published Public Radio International - Sep 17 2014]
Iraqi official briefs Syria's Assad on efforts ... [Published Reuters - Sep 16 2014]
Follow the money: How the West created IS [Published Sott.net - Sep 14 2014]
ISIS Is Weaker Than It Looks – OpEd [Published Eurasia Review - Sep 14 2014]
ISIS Strikes Deal With Moderate Syrian Rebels: ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 13 2014]
Critique on foreign policy and Islamic State fr... [Published Seattle Times - Sep 13 2014]
Obama's Going to Arm the Syrian Rebels? He's Al... [Published The New Republic Online - Sep 12 2014]
Turkish aid to al Qaida-linked group shows find... [Published Miami Herald - Sep 11 2014]
Expert: US Airstrikes on IS Targets in Syria to... [Published RIA Novosti - Sep 09 2014]
Syria’s Assad thinks he is winning. He could be... [Published Washington Post - Sep 09 2014]
Expert: US to Struggle to Counter Islamists in ... [Published RIA Novosti - Sep 08 2014]
Images of torture in Syria emerge as ICC summon... [Published Middle East Eye - Sep 08 2014]
Syrian War focus of exhibition, presentations [Published Noodls - Sep 05 2014]
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On IS ecumenism? Two tweets in short order REDUX [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Sep 29 2014]
[ by Charles Cameron -- among jihadist groups in Syria, are the scales tipping towards unity or disunity? ] . ** Yesterday I posted the following DoubleQuote , with sources, on our alternate site while Zenpundit proper, this place, was temporarily ...
Some wrenchingly sad news, 1: Yazidi women capt... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Sep 17 2014]
[ by Charles Cameron -- first of three posts collecting key points from a major article on Yazidi women, IS & possibilities of rescue ] . Today Matthew Barber posted one of the saddest stories I have read in several years of monitoring religious ...
Why Westerners Are Fighting for ISIS [Published TIME.com - Sep 05 2014]
The Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) is gaining notoriety for its barbaric methods, after videos showing beheadings and mass killings surfaced online. Meanwhile, the group has been attracting an increasing number of foreign fighters ...
Why Westerners Are Fighting for ISIS [Published The China Blog - Sep 05 2014]
The Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) is gaining notoriety for its barbaric methods, after videos showing beheadings and mass killings surfaced online. Meanwhile, the group has been attracting an increasing number of foreign fighters ...
Why Westerners Are Fighting for ISIS [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Sep 05 2014]
The Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) is gaining notoriety for its barbaric methods, after videos showing beheadings and mass killings surfaced online. Meanwhile, the group has been attracting an increasing number of foreign fighters ...
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