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As the crisis in Iraq deepens, more than 20,000 people still remain trapped on Mount Sinjar by jihadists, Islamic State, although as many of that again have escaped thanks to the efforts of Kurdish rebels who crossed the border from Syria to help them. Humanitarian relief drops are ongoing. Keelin was joined by Irish Times Security analyst, Tom Clonan; Shashank Joshi, analyst at the Royal United Services Institute and Richard Spencer, the Daily Telegraph’s Middle East correspondent, who has been at the frontline between ISIS and Kurdish forces.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0811/636386-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-11-august-2014/?clipid=1648661
To the worsening military situation in Iraq. The northern city of Tal Afar has fallen to the militants of ISIS, and this morning the BBC is reporting fighting for the city of Baquba just north of Baghdad. As you heard in the bulletin President Obama has announced the deployment of 275 American troops to Iraq. Meanwhile Iraq’s neighbour and ally Iran is sending crack troops to organise the counterattack against ISIS Shashank Joshi is a research fellow at the Royal United Services Institute in London.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0617/624394-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-17-june-2014/?clipid=1603607
The Syrian government and the main opposition are attending a major conference in Geneva aimed at finding a solution to the three-year conflict in Syria, which has left many thousands dead. Joining Sean to discuss this was Shashank Joshi, Associate Fellow at the Royal United Services Institute in London. %MCEPASTEBIN%http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0122/499374-today-with-sean-o-rourke-wednesday-22-january-2014/?clipid=1399655
Shashank Joshi Research Fellow at the Royal United Services Institute in Londonhttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/drivetime/programmes/2013/0722/464041-drivetime-monday-22-july-2013/?clipid=1273066
Richard Spencer in Cairo, plus expert analysis from Shashank Joshihttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/drivetime/programmes/2013/0703/460421-drivetime-wednesday-3-july-2013/?clipid=1257630
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