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Dr. Sujata Ashwarya

Dr. Sujata Ashwarya is assistant professor at the Center for West Asian Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India. She is an expert on the politics and society of the modern Middle East, including the Arab-Israeli conflict. Her most recent publication is “Contemporary West Asia: Perspectives on Change and Continuity.”
Twitter: @ash_sujata

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Battle of Haifa appropriated to suit modern political agendas

There is a twisted irony to the renaming, in the presence of the Israeli prime minister, of the iconic Teen Murti Chowk (literally, Three Statues Circle), an important road crossing in New Delhi, as “Teen Murti Haifa Chowk” in remembrance of the soldiers from the Indian subcontinent who died in t

January 19, 2018