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Iran’s Islamic revolution fueled a competition for regional dominance. Explore modern #SunniShia tensions: on.cfr.org/1qcFTP8
This interactive diagram maps out the branches of Islam: on.cfr.org/1kZO7lD
The downing of Malaysian passenger jet requires international inquiry says @steven_pifer in this interview: on.cfr.org/1jFbA0z
“This is a conflict of identity far more than a conflict of belief & practice." –@rezaaslan on #SunniShia divide: on.cfr.org/1ksErQK
Listen to #TWNW podcast to hear the audience pick for figure of the week: on.cfr.org/1nEgk1p. Thank you @WholesomelySpun.
What are next steps after the Ukr airliner downing? @steven_pifer walks through initial options. cfr.org/ukraine/fuelin…
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Explore the origins of the #SunniShia schism with this timeline: on.cfr.org/1sYBvAC
Must reads of the week, by @wrmead, @gavinjones10, and more: on.cfr.org/1sxCKt6
Coming up in the news: tensions in Gaza escalate, Iranian nuclear talk deadline approaches, and more. Listen: on.cfr.org/1nEgk1p #TWNW
RT @JohnCampbellcfr: Bringing Solar Power and Hope to the DRC on.cfr.org/1mSoVSR
RT @snydersas: My latest blog on Northeast Asian Security Architecture: Lessons from European History on.cfr.org/1jCBstW via @CFR_org
MEM This Week: Israeli-Hamas Brinkmanship & Iraqi Political Progress+developments throughout the region on.cfr.org/1jCFp1E via @CFR_org
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Is the Middle East beyond repair? @LesGelb explains on @thedailybeast: on.cfr.org/1jCgpaQ
Can the U.S. mend relations with Germany? Read @gmfus President Karen Donfried’s cfr.org interview: on.cfr.org/1jUrtAF
RT @MaxBoot: Shootdown of #MH17--like shootdown of KAL 007 back in 1983--demands moral clarity in response. My take: bit.ly/1oNAnvv
The BRICS proposed a development bank this week in Rio. Read why CFR's Kahn calls the move risky: on.cfr.org/1qKUzAO
Can learning from the past help China strengthen its food safety laws? Read @YanzhongHuang's latest: on.cfr.org/1oNms8P
How will changes in #Japan's domestic politics affect its alliance with the U.S.? @SheilaSmithCFR explains: on.cfr.org/1kzTlEP
Indonesia's election results will solidify the country's reputation as a showpiece of democracy in Asia -- or not. fam.ag/1jTl88q
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RT @CFR_CPA: Read more about the impact of Syrian refugees on #Lebanon's government in this CPA report: on.cfr.org/1qp2KDA (2/2)
Muslims split into 2 camps after the death of Prophet Mohammed. This timeline details how the sects evolved: on.cfr.org/1sYBvAC
RT @MaxBoot: #Hamas wins a propaganda victory over #Israel in #Gaza at the cost of four young boys' lives. My take: bit.ly/1qhSgJD
#ThisDayinHistory, 1945: Churchill, Stalin, and Truman negotiate terms for the end of World War II in Potsdam, Germany.