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Great Arab Revolution

Began repartition of the African continent and the chain revolution in the Arab-Islamic world, comparable in importance only to that of the collapse of the USSR and the "socialist system" - no wonder the US president likened these events "with the fall of the Berlin Wall." Naturally, the revolutionary process has generated a lot of questions that tries to answer analytical community.

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Pankratenko Igor N.

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and His Battle Against Conservatism: a New Path for Saudi Arabia

It is not for nothing that Mohammed bin Salman (MBS), a young and ambitious son of the Saudi King, is considered to be the most powerful, though controversial, leader in the Gulf region nowadays. Having become a crown prince, bin Salman set himself the seemingly unachievable task of transforming the international image of Saudi Arabia as an extremely conservative and religious country into the image of a modern state pursuing progressive agenda.

29-12-2019 2129 0

Libya: the war is over in the autumn

Events in Libya are still the center of attention all over the world. For six months, and ongoing NATO operation against the government of Muammar Gaddafi, aviation Alliance made 7500 sorties. The leader of the Jamahiriya to the current attempts to overthrow him in the world was considered odious figure.

18-08-2011 5881 0

"Islamic State": the nature and confrontation

Caucasian geopolitical Club (SCC) is an analytical overview report "Islamic state": the nature and the opposition. " The work includes a detailed description of the genesis of "IG" of the Middle East context of his "activities" and the threats posed by the terrorist quasi-state formations of Russia, Europe, the countries of the Middle East and the former Soviet Union. The report also analyzes the prospects for further expansion "IG" and offers practical advice to neutralize its destructive effect.

26-10-2015 5938 0

Karyakin V. P. `Contemporary geopolitical dynamics of the Middle East`

Touches on some issues of methodology of forecasting and scenario analysis regional geopolitical situation as a basis to identify trends and study the military-political situation. The use of mathematical modeling on the basis of hierarchy analysis method allowed to predict the military-political situation in Iraq and Afghanistan and to put forward plausible U.S. strategy in the medium term.

17-07-2013 5864 0

The role of the media and the Internet in the overthrow of the Egyptian regime

In each new revolution, which still occur on Earth, the role of media. In particular this applies, of course, social media was a great tool for coordinating the actions of the masses. But "traditional media" - news agencies, TV stations, even Newspapers - it's a little early to dismiss. Events January-February 2011 in Egypt once again demonstrated this.

17-02-2011 6221 0

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