Julia Roknifard

Julia Roknifard

Julia Roknifard is the Director of Foreign Policy at EMIR Research, a Kuala Lumpur based think-tank. She is also a research fellow at the National Research University "Higher School of Economics" and a consultant for PIR Center, a Moscow based think-tank specialising on the matters of international security. She holds a PhD in History of International Relations from the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences and MA in Muslim World Issues from the International Islamic University Malaysia.

Malaysia

The growing threat of sectarianism in Malaysia

The Saudi-Iranian rivalry is raising sectarian tensions in Malaysia and threatening its security.

The growing threat of sectarianism in Malaysia