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The dilemma of US troop withdrawal – good or bad?

So it seems that President Obama is dead-set on keeping to his word of removing all ‘combat’ troops from Iraq by end of August and apparently the rest of the military presence by end of 2011. His meeting on Wednesday … Continue reading

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A mosque closed in Hamburg – a dangerous precedent?

Yesterday, the authorities in Hamburg, Germany closed Masjid Taiba, apparently a favoured place for radicalising young men among Muslim extremists of the Salafi trend. The troubling development is not the closing of a mosque by governmental authorities, I’m sure this … Continue reading

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