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    • Hyper-Securitisation and Belonging: Understanding the Plight of Young Muslims in Melbourne, Australia

      Dr David Tittensor recently published the article with Gerhard Hoffstaedter and Adam Possamai in the Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs. You can access the full article here.

    • External Actors in the Afghan Peace Process

      Professor Shahram Akbarzadeh, Dr Zahid Shahab Ahmed and Abbas Farasoo published the article  in Australian Outlook as part of Carnegie Corporation New York project on proxy wars. Read the full article here

    • Policy Dialogue I: Proxy dynamics and peace in Afghanistan

      Together with partners Carnegie Corporation New York, MESF hosted the first event in the Policy Dialogue series: Proxy dynamics and peace in Afghanistan. Watch the full recording here.

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