The New Great Game Round Up-May 19, 2013

A Setback for Doku Umarov’s Caucasus Emirate, the Saudi interest in Kyrgyzstan, the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan=the Rising Star of Militant Islamist Groups & More! Doku Umarov’s Caucasus Emirate suffered a setback this week [emphasis mine]:   Terrorist ‘military emir’ killed in Russia’s North Caucasus A key militant leader, described as the right-hand man of […]

The New Great Game Round Up-May 19, 2013

The Banning of Wahhabism, Radical Islamism in Central Asia & Caucasus, the CIA- Boston Terror Connections & More The Great Game Round Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. This week we start with a story which was widely covered in the mainstream media: US ‘spy’ Ryan Fogle […]