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Forces of change in the Middle East.

Forces of change in the Middle East.

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Published by Worcester State College Press in Worcester, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1945-1979.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited with an introd. by Maurice M. Roumani.
      ContributionsRoumani, Maurice M., ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS63.1 .F67
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 112 p.
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5222323M
      LC Control Number75162312

        The killing of Suleimani, the long-time head of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Quds Force is likely to prove a watershed in Washington’s relations with Iraq and Iran and will. Events over the past three months in the Middle East—from Kirkuk to Syria, Beirut to Sana, from Iranian surrogate missile strikes against key Saudi and Emirati targets to Israel's increasingly dramatic attacks against Hezbollah and Iran in Syria—form a pattern, illustrating the breadth of regional crises, Iran's facility in benefiting from them, and the absence of a guiding U.S. strategy.

      The Journal adds the facility “which hasn’t been publicly disclosed” is in northwest Saudi Arabia, far from population centers. The new facility reportedly “raised concern among U.S. and allied officials” that the Saudi nuclear program is moving ahead with the option of creating nuclear weapons still on the table.   A longtime bestseller, Politics and Change in the Middle East employs a multidisciplinary approach to comprehensively and evenhandedly study the region's past, present, and future. Through politics, economics, culture, and history, this text offers a rugged analytical framework that familiarizes students with the Middle East and helps them to critically evaluate contempora4/5(6).

      Political instability in Egypt, Somalia, and Yemen has raised security risks for the global shipping industry in the waters of the Middle East and North Africa. As regional governments struggle to provide physical and economic security to impoverished populations, pirates and terrorist groups have taken advantage of these power vacuums, placing commercial vessels and trade infrastructure at. 1 day ago  Egypt has sent nearly soldiers to Syria to fight in the ranks of the Assad regime, military sources told Anadolu Agency. The soldiers had been sent to the Aleppo countryside, Idlib area in coor.


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