Fuad Shahbazov's blog

Fuad Shahbazov

Fuad Shahbazov's blog narrates about political challanges in the Middle East (Syria, Iraq, Iran, the ISIS, Turkey) About author: Fuad is young researcher and political reviewer from Azerbaijan. His main research fields are history, and foreign policy issues. Fuad's main regions of research are Post-soviet (Russia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine) and the Middle East (Syria, Iraq, Iran). He is author of numeral researches and articles that were published by well-known “Todays Zaman”, “Aljazeera Turkey”, “Strategic Outlook”, “USAK”, ” TASAM”, Baltic Foundation, Azernews.az, Newtimes.az, GFF, Hufftingon Post, The Global World Post and etc. Fuad is grant-holder of several international think-tanks and diplomatic foundations as Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Foundation (Russia), TIKA (Turkey), European Academy of Diplomacy (Poland), MIREES, The United Nations, and CIPRI. As a scholar of the UN, Fuad took part in the Annual meeting of Youth Assembly that held in Geneva, in order to represent Azerbaijan as a young diplomat. Since 2011, he had started researches on “Arab Spring” and it’s affects on Syrian Arab Republic. In 2013 he has published out his own book titled “Syria – 1946 – 2012”.

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February 26, 2018

The disintegration process of the Soviets Union, which started triggering the domestic security of the country reached its peak point in the South Caucasus countries in the end of 1980s. The endless political provocations around the Nagorno-Karabakh…

May 25, 2015

 Iran, the United States and five other world powers have sealed a breakthrough framework agreement outlining limits on Iran's nuclear program, despite attempts by Israel and Saudi Arabia to thwart the deal. Saudi Arabia, who is considering…

March 19, 2015

The US armed forces and the Ministry of Defence of South Korea launched scheduled joint exercises on 2 March. The exercises are codenamed “Key Resolve” and “Foal Eagle”. According to the Pentagon, apart from the Americans, the…

December 23, 2014

The Russian economy quickly comes nearer to collapse of which main signs are a prompt collapse of ruble in relation todollar and euro in the recent days. The collapse of ruble testifies serious mistrust to economy in the near future and says that…

October 19, 2014

    The Ukrainian crisis became very serious test for the Russian-NATO relations. The history of modern relationship of Russia and NATO was always characterized by various dynamics, periods of rise and recession of activity of bilateral ties…

August 18, 2014

EU made decision to enter the sanctions against Russia due its foreign policy over Ukraine. Minister of economic of Germany Mr. Gabriel determined to delay the agreement with Russia on establishment common military training center in Mulino [Russia]…

July 15, 2014

Just a year ago abbreviation of ISIL was clear just for those who followed tragic events in Syria with professional interest. Today ISIL makes itself more .... popular with siege of extensive pieces of Iraq territory and with declaration of Islamic…

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