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The ‘Jihadist Spring’ Is Bigger Than the Islamic State

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Understanding the intricacies of the Jihadist Spring—both its macro-transnational and micro-societal dynamics—is merely the first step in devising counter-strategies that will have not only productive first order effects but valuable second and third order effects too. There’s a long way to go.

Haroro J. Ingram is a research fellow with the Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs, ANU. This post is based on a seminar paper presented at The Levant Crisis: Syria, Iraq and the region. This article first appeared in the Strategist.

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