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The Islamic World Faces Its Future.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Diplomacy; 1/21/2015, p19-28, 10p

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Abstract: The article focuses on the chaotic conditions of the Islamic countries. Topics include the contribution of the Islamic history to the social conflict in the region such as the occupation of western countries to traditional lands of Islam in the 15th ce...

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Give the New Afghan Government a Chance.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Diplomacy; 4/15/2015, p1-3, 3p

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Abstract: The article reports on the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan in 2015 and its impact on the country. Topics discussed include the U.S.-Afghan relations, the contribution of former President Hamid Karzai to the decline of his country's econo...

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Don't Leave Counter-Insurgency to the Military.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Diplomacy; 5/30/2011, p1-5, 5p

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Abstract: The article offers tips on how to conduct counter-insurgency operations in the U.S. Violence and asymmetrical warfare are considered the primary tools of terrorism using terror psychology for maximum effect. It suggests to change counterterrorism polic...

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The U.S. Response to Terrorism: A Fundamentally Flawed Strategy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Diplomacy; 12/4/2007, p2-6, 5p

Abstract: The author reflects on the strategy of the U.S. military forces in responding to terrorism. He questions the military attacks on countries capable of creating nuclear weapon as basis for future foreign preemptions and discusses that the 9/11 terrorist ...

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COMMENT ON: After the Surge: The Only Iraq Worth Fighting For.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Diplomacy; 3/25/2008, p1-1, 1p

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Abstract: The author reflects on the success of the Surge and the improvement of the Iraqi security forces. He claims that the only viable prospect for an unified and stable Iraq is the creation of a political framework based on a federation of its eighteen prov...

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Illinois Public Officials Apologize To Mormons.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Church & State. May2004, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p3-21. 2p.

Abstract: Reports that the state of Illinois has apologized for its treatment of the founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its followers who were forced from the state more than 100 years ago. Resolution passed by the state House of Repr...

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Miss. Legislators Want Commandments, Beatitudes Posted.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Church & State. Apr2004, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p3-21. 2p.

Abstract: Reports on the Mississippi House of Representatives' approval of legislation allowing the Ten Commandments, "In God We Trust" posters and the Beatitudes of Jesus to be posted in public buildings. Representative Willie Bailey's opposition against the l...

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Texas Religious Right Activist Gets Fine For Campaign Violations.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Church & State. Apr2000, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p19. 2p.

Abstract: Reports on the fine imposed on Texas Religious Right activist Steven Hotze by the Texas Ethics Commission. Charge that political action committees run by Hotze failed to abide by election laws; Hotze's leadership in efforts by the Religious Right to t...

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The Bishops' Biased Blessing.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Church & State. Dec2000, Vol. 53 Issue 11, p10. 4p. 2 Black and White Photographs.

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Abstract: Reports on the campaign efforts by Roman Catholic leaders for United States presidential candidate George W. Bush. Aim of gaining more Catholic Church influence in government; Campaign efforts by Archbishops Edward Egan and Elden Curtiss and Cardinal ...

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Christian Coalition leader Ralph Reed touts moderation.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Church & State. Jun96, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p18. 2p.

Abstract: Presents information on the book `Active Faith,' by Ralph Reed, leader of the Christian Coalition, in which he promotes moderation in Christian societies. What the books also recommends; What Reed's attributes his suggestion to; Criticism of the sugge...

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