Jihadism and Juntas in the Sahel with Alexander Thurston

Date: 2024-03-25T12:29:18+00:00

Location: cosmonautmag.com

Rob joins Alexander Thurston for a discussion on his work on the Sahel region, focusing on the interplay between radical Islamic groups, the civilian governments/military juntas of the regions and international players like the US and France. They discuss the social basis of the groups, the role of different countries and different armies, the reasons behind the military coups and their possible future paths as well as how much is not really known about these groups.

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