On Sunday, July 20th, 2014, The Washington Times published an article titled "Elusive target: U.S. believed Iraq terror mastermind al-Baghdadi killed 3 times", which features commentary from Derek Harvey, director at the Global Initiative on Civil Society and Conflict.
On Monday, July 7th, 2014, director Derek Harvey and colleague Michael Pregent had their article "How Iran is Pushing U.S. aside in Iraq" posted in CNN's Opinion section on their website. This is the newest of many articles that have been published recently by director Derek Harvey.
Derek Harvey is currently being featured in many news outlets for his expertise on the situation going on in Iraq right now. Mr. Harvey has contributed pieces to Al Jazeera, The Telegraph (UK), The Daily Star Lebanon, The Dallas Chronicle, and was interviewed in a video with ITV News.
GICSC researchers Zacharias Pieri and Rafael Serrano recently published Insurgency Prolonged: Nigeria’s Lack of Strategic Adaptation and the Rising Boko Haram Death Toll in the Summer 2014 edition of West Africa Insight. This article looks at the round of Boko Haram violence that emerged in the first quarter of 2014, and explains some of the causes. As with […]
In June 2014, President Obama said he’ll send military advisers to Iraq, but not combat forces. On June 21, NPR’s Scott Simon spoke to The Global Initiative on Civil Society and Conflict’s retired Army Col. Derek Harvey about whether that’s enough to help regain stability. Listen to the story here.
Tablighi Jamaat’s proposal to construct one of Europe’s largest mosques in London – the so-called London Mega-Mosque – has become headline news again. As one of the longest running and most controversial mosque construction projects in Europe, a decision is expected soon as to whether plans will be allowed to proceed. Current plans propose a […]