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Brooklyn Middleton
Brooklyn Middleton

Brooklyn Middleton is an American Political and Security Risk Analyst currently based in New York City. She has previously written about U.S. President Obama's policy in Syria as well as Bashar al-Assad's continued crimes against his own people. She recently finished her MA thesis on Ayatollah Khomeini’s influence on the Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant group, completing her Master's degree in Middle Eastern Studies. You can follow her on Twitter here: @BklynMiddleton.

COLUMNISTS
Brooklyn Middleton
Brooklyn Middleton

Brooklyn Middleton is an American Political and Security Risk Analyst currently based in New York City. She has previously written about U.S. President Obama's policy in Syria as well as Bashar al-Assad's continued crimes against his own people. She recently finished her MA thesis on Ayatollah Khomeini’s influence on the Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant group, completing her Master's degree in Middle Eastern Studies. You can follow her on Twitter here: @BklynMiddleton.

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Thursday, 03 March 2016

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Sunday, 21 February 2016

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Sunday, 14 February 2016

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Sunday, 07 February 2016

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Stop the Assad killing machine before Syria talks

Sunday, 31 January 2016

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Syria’s humanitarian crisis: A priority, not an afterthought

Sunday, 24 January 2016

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Tuesday, 19 January 2016

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Sunday, 10 January 2016

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Sunday, 03 January 2016

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Sunday, 27 December 2015

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The U.N. plan for Syria has two major flaws

Monday, 21 December 2015

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Sunday, 13 December 2015

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Sunday, 06 December 2015

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America’s latest failure on Syria? The refugee crisis

Sunday, 22 November 2015

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Is ISIS now stronger than ever?

Sunday, 15 November 2015

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Is a new Syria chemical weapons massacre looming?

Sunday, 08 November 2015

Reports that ISIS used mustard gas in a recent attack underscores the looming threat of another ...

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