Abstract: The defeat of the Islamic State (IS) in Mosul represents an important turning point in the recent. Continue reading
Abstract: The re-election of incumbent president Dr Hassan Rouhani must be read as a mandate for the continuation. Continue reading
The involvement of countries such as Turkey, and potentially Russia and Iran, is likely to widen existing fractures within the GCC and weaken the web of partnerships with Western states that have formed the cornerstone of the post-1991 Gulf security architecture.
The American airstrike against Iranian-backed fighters near Al Tanaf base last month represent a major change in the nature of the United States’ use of force in Syria.
Introduction In the 1980s and the 1990s, the United Arab Emirates, led by its founding president, Sheikh Zayed. Continue reading
Abstract: Despite the fact that there was no more convenient interlocutor for negotiations than John Kerry, the. Continue reading
Abstract: The authoritarian Algerian regime faced a democratization attempt and a civil war in the 1990s, but. Continue reading
Abstract: Orthodox Christianity arguably constitutes the foundation of the entire Russian cultural spectrum. The. Continue reading
Abstract Against the backdrop of instability in the global energy industry, Moscow is seeking to consolidate. Continue reading
Abstract: A new U.S. president means a new foreign policy for the world. With the election of Donald Trump as. Continue reading