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By Frederic Wehrey,Anouar Boukhars

The geopolitical value of the Sahara is turning into painfully transparent. Islamist militant teams and transnational legal networks are working within the region's such a lot fragile states, exploiting common corruption, susceptible govt ability, crushing poverty, and entrenched social and ethnic tensions. The unrest spills over borders and aggravates protracted local crises.

This lack of confidence increases pressing issues for the wider Sahara and the West. Perilous Desert information the assets of instability and what should be performed to lessen the specter of simmering conflicts.

Leading specialists, via complete debts of the altering panorama, exhibit how international guidance that is based completely on counterterrorism will in simple terms exacerbate the issues. options require figuring out and combatting the roots of the Sahara's many challenges.

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