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Bernard Haykel: Al Qaeda and the Middle East

Need to Know speaks with Bernard Haykel, professor of Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University, who says the world must promote political dignity and good governance in the Middle East or "remain hostage to the pathologies of this region, which provide ample opportunity for Al Qaeda to reassert its narrative and influence."
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