Corpus ID: 199274485

Militants Seize Mecca

@inproceedings{Allison2018MilitantsSM,
  title={Militants Seize Mecca},
  author={Mari-Lisa Allison},
  year={2018}
}
The siege of the Grand Mosque at Mecca by Juhayman al-Utaybi is one of the most significant events in the history of Islamist dissident movements.i However, thirty years later, it remains one of the least understood. This is partially due to the media blackout imposed by the Saudi government and that regime‟s ability to control discussion of the topic. Furthermore, a key problem has been the persistent lack of primary sources. Research on the topic has evolved over the years, including two… Expand

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