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March to Tripoli, or a Third Civil War in Libya: Initial Results

... the LNA will increase against the backdrop of increased military assistance from Turkey (including for groups that are part of the Tripoli Defence Forces). Khalifa Haftar fully, and erroneously, expected that military support from his external allies (Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, and France) would help his forces overcome the enemy’s resistance. While the LNA could count on the direct participation of the Egyptian special forces (as well as on the operational air force of Egypt ...

13.06.2019

Article as Published: No War on Iran If Rouhani “Makes the Call”

... was bribed to let back into office. It is my personal opinion that our President, in conversation with his only two true peers on the planet, President Vladimir Putin and General Secretary Xi Jinping, has an appreciation for how Iran and Turkey and Egypt are not only re-emergent, but are essential to creating peace on earth. It is my personal opinion that our President, as loyal as he might be to his most precious daughter Ivanka, understands that Jared Kushner is the “Clown Prince” and a criminal ...

18.05.2019

Middle East – 2030

... divisions. Moreover, all the major powers of the world are projecting military or economic power into the region. Structures Andrey Kortunov: The European Decalogue and the Middle Eastern Duodecim The Middle East is here defined as a core region rounded by Egypt, the Levant, Turkey, Iran and the Arab Peninsula. Since Turkey is actively projecting power into the Middle East, it is included as a part of the region for analytical purposes. When making a future study, it is important to look for some long-term ...

09.01.2019

The Arab World: Between Violence and Consensus

... that stretches “from the Ocean to the Gulf” and counts hundreds of millions of people among its inhabitants, lives in never-ending fear of violence. Terrorism has become a part of everyday life in the “calmer” countries in the region, Tunisia, Egypt and Turkey. While the number of victims of terrorist attacks in these countries is hardly comparable to the numbers of lives lost as a result of the armed conflicts mentioned above, the very threat of another attack means that people live in constant ...

24.01.2018

What Should the Gulf Crises Teach Us?

... tactical solutions are not good enough to handle basic security problems of the region. One of the fundamental principles of any international collective security system — its inclusive nature. It goes without saying that leading Arab nations — Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE and others — have to play a decisive role in building such a system. However, can one ignore non-Arab states of the region -such as Iran, Turkey and Israel? These states are no less interested in a stable, predictable, prosperous ...

09.10.2017

Qatar Crisis is 'the First Real Failure' of US Policy in Middle East

... and Saudi Arabia to those efforts, because the current guarantors of the Syrian settlement [Russia, Iran and Turkey] may need help in the long-term." On June 5, a number of countries, including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt, cut diplomatic ties with Qatar and embargoed all sea, air and land traffic to the country, accusing Doha of supporting terrorist groups, particularly the Muslim Brotherhood terrorist movement, as well as of interfering in other countries' domestic ...

23.06.2017

The Phoenix: Prospects of Egypt’s Oil and Gas Sector

In less than two years, the hydrocarbon sector of Egypt passed two symbolic milestones. In 2014, the used-to-be-gas-exporter first became a net importer of natural gas. At that time, there was little prospect for Egypt’s oil & gas exporting potential. However, the discovery of the supergiant gas ...

13.02.2017

Middle East-2016

... United States now is a major player in the region. Russia in the region An important trend in 2016 is that Russia has managed to expand significantly the circle of its partners in the Middle East. We can note the high level of cooperation of Russia with Egypt, Israel, new partners in the Gulf, such as Bahrain, some progress in relations with Qatar, cooperation with Saudi Arabia in the energy sector, particularly in oil production, and, of course, the normalization of relations with Turkey, including ...

11.01.2017

Is the Eastern Mediterranean a New Competitor for Russia on the European Gas Markets?

Is Europe an Attractive Market for Gas? Or Are there Other Markets? Over the course of less than ten years, large reserves of gas were discovered in Eastern Mediterranean countries (Israel, Cyprus and Egypt), and some say this gas could soon be exported to Europe. When can such exports be organized? In what quantities? And how? And will the Levantine “blue fuel” not challenge Russia’s positions on the European market? How Much Could ...

12.09.2016
 

Poll conducted

  1. Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
    Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal  
     36 (35%)
    Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions  
     27 (26%)
    While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution  
     22 (21%)
    Armed conflict still cannot be avoided  
     12 (12%)
    Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region  
     4 (4%)
    Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea  
     2 (2%)
 
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