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Afyare A. Elmi

March 8th, 2011, Academia, Asia, Defense and Security, Doha, English, International Relations, North Africa and Middle East, Qatar, Somali, Subsaharan Africa, Terrorism, War and Conflict


Dr. Afyare A. Elmi, a Somali-Canadian political scientist, teaches international politics at the Qatar University’s International Affairs Department. He is specialized in international security, conflict and peacebuilding, political Islam and African security and development.

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Franz Brugger

March 1st, 2011, Austria, English, Europe, Europe, German, International Relations, Italian, Migration and Integration, North Africa and Middle East, Religion, Terrorism, United Nations, Vienna, War and Conflict


Franz Brugger is an expert on the relations between Islam and the West, particularly in Europe and the Middle East. He has worked as an advisor to the UN Alliance of Civilizations and has undertaken extensive academic research on politics and religion.

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Gilles Kepel

Professor and Chair, Middle East and Mediterranean Studies, at the Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris

May 4th, 2010, Academia, Arabic, Author/Novelist, English, Euro-Med, Europe, Europe, France, French, International Relations, Italian, Journalist/Commentator, North Africa and Middle East, Paris, Religion, Terrorism, War and Conflict

gilles kepel

Dr Gilles Kepel is Professor and Chair, Middle East and Mediterranean Studies, at the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), where he heads the programs on the Arab and Muslim World, at the PhD, M.A.. and undergraduate levels – the later in Menton (French Riviera). He was also the founder in 2003 and is the current chairman of the Eurogolfe Network. A visiting professor at NYU and Columbia University in 1995-96, Gilles Kepel holds degrees in Arabic, English and Philosophy, is a graduate from Sciences Po and received his PhD in political science.

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Endy M. Bayuni

Chief Editor, The Jakarta Post

February 12th, 2010, Asia, Asia, English, Indonesia, Indonesia, Jakarta, Journalist/Commentator, Media

Endy Bayuni

Endy M. Bayuni is chief editor of The Jakarta Post, Indonesia’s leading independent English language newspaper.

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