The Siege of the Amarula

Posted by on Jun 8, 2022 in Articles | No Comments

“I’m Still Alive but Sh*t Is Getting Wild”: Inside the Siege of the Amarula Jun 1, 2022 When vast gas reserves were discovered off the idyllic coast of northern Mozambique, a crew of roughnecks flew in from around the world to make their fortunes. But in March 2021, Islamist rebels attacked, and the foreigners and […]

Once Upon a Jihad

Posted by on Feb 3, 2015 in Articles | No Comments
Once Upon a Jihad

ONCE UPON A TIME, NOT SO LONG AGO, in a land not far away, a British man who would become an icon to a generation of European Islamists fighting and dying in Syria and Iraq, sat down before a webcam in his parents’ modest home on England’s south coast and filmed a 90-minute tutorial on how to tie a turban. The […]