Jihadology Podcast: The History, Legacy, and Relevance of Algerian Jihadism Today
Dalia Ghanem-Yazbeck comes on the show to talk about jihadism in Algeria. Some of the topics covered include:
- Background and history of jihadism in Algeria
- The growth of GIA networks in Europe and its legacy
- Why there haven’t been many Algerian foreign fighters in Syria
- Similarities and differences between the GIA and the Islamic State
- The current status of jihadism in Algeria and Algerian jihadists abroad
The interview starts at the 34:00 minute mark. Prior to the interview we have a Primary Sources segment covering postings from October 15 - November 23. After the interview we have an updated #Social Media segment covering postings from November 21-29.
- Dalia Ghanem-Yazbeck (@DaliaGhanemYazb) | Twitter
- Dalia Ghanem-Yazbeck-Carnegie Middle East Center - Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
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