Stop Boko Haram’s Reign of Terror: “The UN has finally issued a Presidential Statement that puts the primary responsibility on Nigeria and its neighbours to protect civilians and respect human rights, and calls for an effective regional military operation with increased support. Let’s turn this declaration into action! Keep signing and sharing.”
Avaaz: Stop Boko Haram’s Reign of Terror
Hakim Khatib studied political science of the Middle East, European Studies, journalism and linguistics. He has been lecturing at different German universities since 2011 on issues related to ideology and the interplay of power thereof in socio-political life, and religion and its relationship to contemporary politics in the regions of West Asia and North Africa, especially Egypt and Syria. He is also the editor-in-chief of the Mashreq Politics & Culture Journal (MPC Journal) since 2014 and has published over 100 articles in different languages, academic and otherwise, in a wide spectrum of on-line and printed newspapers, journals and think tanks. His current research focuses on Islam-inspired political ideologies such as Islamist extremism and Salafism, radicalisation, de-radicalisation processes in Germany as well as peace and conflict in the Middle East.