Syrians voted in a parliamentary election in government-held areas on Wednesday. The result of the vote is expected on Thursday. The election is going ahead independently of a U.N. led peace process aimed at finding a political solution to the five-year-long war.
IS militants struck back in an attack on an Iraqi army base near Ramadi. This comes just days after the city was recaptured by government troops. At least sixty government soldiers are reported to have been killed. For more we have on the line Mr Na'eem Jeenah from the Afro Middle East Centre.
AMEC's Ebrahim Deen, with Minister Of State Security Mr David Mahlobo, and Sheila Khama of the Cultural, Religious and Linguistic Rights Commission, talking about terror attacks in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Interviewed on SABC's Media Monitor
For some analysis on the Paris and Lebanon attacks, AMEC researcher Omar Shaukat, spoke to SABC News

Paris attacks: Omar Shaukat

  • 16 November, 2015
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The Islamic State militant group Isis - based in Syria and Iraq - claimed responsibility for the Paris attacks. It said the attacks were to punish France for its involvement in the conflicts in Syria and Iraq, and for its attitude to Islam.

Ebrahim Deen on Paris attacks

  • 14 November, 2015
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AMEC's Ebrahim Deen commenting on Paris attacks on SABC News

Na'eem Jeenah on AMEC's latest book

  • 24 September, 2015
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AMEC executive director Na'eem Jeenah talks to SABC's Eben Jansen on AMEC's latest publication, Tomorrow's Battlefield: U.S. Proxy Wars and Secret Ops in Africa, written by Nick Turse

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  • 24 June, 2015
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Afro-Middle East Centre (AMEC) researcher Ebrahim Deen, talks to SABC News about peace efforts to salvage South Sudan.
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