Departing from the general trend in scholarly inquiries and popular inves - tigations of the post-9/11 era that focus on the political, legal, religious, and social positionality of Muslims vis-à-vis the West, political institu - tions in their home (…)
9/11 and Sectarianism in Islam; Counter-Terrorism Debates among Muslim Groups of Kerala, India
By: M Sihabudheen Kolakkattil
By: Angeliki Coletsou
Visual Representations of Iran in Western Media after 9/11
The year 2001 has been considered a turning point in the rapid increase of Islamophobia and Islamophobic de - pictions in Western media, especially concerning Arab and Muslim (…)
By: Elena Fellner
Redefining Terrorism: Iran, the U.S., and the War on Terror
Mohammad Javad Zarif likes to lecture. That much is obvious to anyone who has ever read more than a handful of tweets by Iran’s previous foreign minister (2013-2021), and it is especially striking (…)
Before the 9/11 tragedy struck American soil, U.S. facilities in the Persian Gulf region were placed on a heightened state of alert, as U.S. au - thorities were informed that “American citizens abroad may be tar - geted by extremist groups with links to bin Laden’s organisation (…)
How the Sands Have Shifted: Reflections on 9/11 as a Chapter in U.S.-Gulf Relations
By: Clemens Chay
Days before the U.S.-led forces in - vaded Afghanistan to avenge the at - tacks on 9/11, President George W. Bush outlined his approach to the Global War on Terror (GWOT): “Our war on terror begins with al-Qaeda, but it does not end there.” What fol - lowed was a worldwide (…)
Iran’s Exclusion and Lost Opportunities in the U.S.-Led Global War on Terror
By: Asif Shuja
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