Central Asia

TSAS WP17-06: ‘From nascent insurrections to full-blown insurgencies: Why some militant groups engage in sustained armed conflicts, a quantitative approach’

Publisher: TSAS
Year: 2017

There is a growing threat from terrorism and insurgencies worldwide in recent years. It is puzzling why some initially weak militant groups, who face immense difficulties in garnering material resources – …

The New Face of Political Islam in Central Asia: The Rise of Islamo-democrats

Geography: Central Asia
Year: 2016

Abstract: Political Islam in Central Asia is currently undergoing a transitional phase. Radical groups such as the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan and Hizb ut-Tahrir no longer monopolize the Islamist scene. – …

The Chechen Memory of Deportation: from Recalling a Silenced Past to the Political Use of Public Memory

Year: 2012