ECFR’s World in 30 Minutes: Is ISIS Putin’s saviour?

ECFR's director Mark Leonard speaks to Nikolay Kozhanov, scholar at the Carnegie Moscow Centre, Jeremy Shapiro, Policy Fellow at Brookings, and ECFR Senior Policy Fellow…

Director, Middle East and North Africa programme

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ECFR's director Mark Leonard speaks to Nikolay Kozhanov, scholar at the Carnegie Moscow Centre, Jeremy Shapiro, Policy Fellow at Brookings, and ECFR Senior Policy Fellow Julien Barnes-Dacey about Russia's military actions in Syria.
 
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The Meursault Investigation by Kamel Daoud

The Fall of the Ottomans by Eugene Rogan

Roadside Picnic by Arkady Strugatsky

It's time to rethink Syria by Philip Gordon

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