France Adopts Laws to Combat Terrorism

France Adopts Laws to Combat Terrorism

France Adopts Laws to Combat Terrorism, but Critics Call Them Overreaching Nytimes  – After several attacks, the government said it needed more tools to hunt down terrorists and prevent extremist ideas from spreading. Critics call the laws heavy handed. PARIS —...
EU crises ـ EU expansion in jeopardy?

EU crises ـ EU expansion in jeopardy?

EU crises: A state of disunion? DW – Europe faces a number of unresolved political crises that have opened battlefronts both externally and internally. Conflict Zone spoke with MEP Urmas Paet about how the EU is addressing issues within and on its borders.It has...
How “Operation  Barkhane” in  the Sahel unraveled ?

How “Operation  Barkhane” in  the Sahel unraveled ?

How France’s operation in the Sahel unraveled Thenationalnews – On June 10, as French President Emmanuel Macron was heading to Cornwall for the G7 Summit, he announced an end to the Operation Barkhane, France’s military intervention against insurgent...
Counter terrorism ـThe case for repatriating ISIS families

Counter terrorism ـThe case for repatriating ISIS families

The case for repatriating ISIS families in Syrian camps Thenationalnews  – At the height of its power, ISIS recruited thousands of people from across the world. Many of them were women and minors. The women had various reasons for joining. Some went to seek...