Jan Petersen

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Erbil, Iraq

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Jan Petersen

Jan Petersen is a danish journalist writing for the danish daily newspapers JyllandsPosten and Kristeligt Dagblad about the Middle East. He is a contributor to documentary programme P1 Dokumentar, produced by the Danish Broadcasting Corporation. 
He holds a Masters degree in Political Science from University of Copenhagen as well as a degree in journalism from the Danish Schools of Media and Journalism. He has served as Head of Section at the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and taught International Relations Theory at the University of Copenhagen and at the Royal Danish Army Officers Academy. He has numerous peer review publications about Security and the Middle East.



Kurdish authorities violates human rights in disputed territories


Christian exodus from Iraq


Frontpage story for Kristeligt Dagblad about ISIS-prisoners in prisons controlled by SDF


Iraqi Christians


Forced conscription, JyllandsPosten


Peer reviewed chapter for the book Climate Change, Human Security and Violent Conflict

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