Articles of the Week – 3/3-3/9

Saturday March 3:
The Classical Islamic Law of Waqf: A Concise Introduction – Muhammad Zubair Abbasi, Arab Law Quarterly:
The Call to Islam: Hitin Urdu Magazine Interviews al-Qa’ida’s Head of Da’wah Khalid bin ‘Abd al-Rahman al-Husaynan – Aaron Y. Zelin, al-Wasat:
Big Happenings in a Big Desert – Andrew Lebovich, al-Wasat:
Monday March 5:
What the al Shabab-al Qaeda merger means for Australia – Leah Farrall, The Conversation:
Thursday March 8:
The YouTube Jihadists: A Social Network Analysis of Al-Muhajiroun’s Propaganda Campaign – Jytte Klausen, Eliane Tschaen Barbieri, Aaron Reichlin-Melnick, and Aaron Y. Zelin, Perspectives on Terrorism:
Islamism and the Syrian uprising – Nir Rosen, The Middle East Channel:
Friday March 9:
Quick Thoughts on the Failed Hostage Rescue in Nigeria – Alex Thurston, Sahel Blog:
Libya’s Muslim Brotherhood faces the future – Omar Ashour, The Middle East Channel:
AQAP’s Sibling Rivalry; One of Many Potential AQ Fractures – Clint Watts, Selected Wisdom: