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Once More About Russia’s Caucasus Emirate and the US ‘War on Terrorism’

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Who’s Been Interfering in Whose Politics?

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Gordon M. Hahn’s Congressional Testimony Before the United States House of Representatives Committee on Homeland Security’s Sub-Committee on Intelligence and Security, U.S. Congress April 3, 2014

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REPORT: Chechnya: Russia’s Black Hole, Putin’s Achilles’ Heel

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The Petersburg Jihadi Attack in Context: Recent Developments in Jihadism in Russia, 2014-2017

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Pentagon Mixing StratComm and ‘CYA’ in Campaign against Russia’s Syria Intervention

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Syria, Ukraine, and Putin’s Military-Political Tactics and Strategies

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Russia, Jihadism, and Syria: DC Think Tank Biases Still Hinder Understanding

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New Cold War Continues to Grow Islamic State Threat

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Spinning Russia’s Syria Intervention: The Institute for the Study of War

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REPORT: U.S.-Russian Relations and the War Against Jihadism 

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Petersburg, Paris, and the Lessons of Black November

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Dr. Hahn’s Most Recent Radio Interview on Russian Airliner Downing for Ian Masters’ Background Briefing

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Dr. Hahn Interview – Observatorio Eurasia (Spanish), 16 October 2015

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Putin’s Syria Intervention and Shi’a-Sunni Dilemma

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Spheres of Operation and the Levant’s Competing Counter-Jihadi Coalitions

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Russian Military Intervention in Syria (UPDATE): Attacks Against ISIS and Other Jihadists