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Iraq after Mosul

Iraq after Mosul: Old divisions renewed, by Glen Ransom. The recapture of Mosul from Islamic State (IS) marks a turning point in the campaign to shatter its grasp on Iraq. But re-establishing government authority over the city will trigger a new and potentially more destabilising phase of political competition and communal conflict in 2017. Divisions…
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Privatisation in MENA

Privatisation in MENA: The pitfalls and the politics, by Huma Yusuf. A privatisation push across the Middle East and North Africa in 2017 will act as a siren call to investors from around the world. As foreign companies prepare bids for new projects and tune into public debates about the benefits that privatisation offers, they…
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