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Commentary

Middle Eastern Perspectives on the Ukraine Crisis

Middle East Policy Council, April 18, 2014

The Middle East’s media, with its own host of traumatic change to talk about, might be forgiven for ...

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Commentary

Newborns Should Bring Joy, Not Bankruptcy

Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, April 7, 2014

Welcoming a new addition to the family marks one of the happiest moments in the lives of most couples. And ...

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Commentary

Statement by Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu on U.S. Efforts to Curb Freedom of Speech

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, April 2, 2014

I am writing today to express grave concern about a wave of legislative measures in the United States aimed ...

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Journal Essay

Iran, Natural Gas and Asia's Energy Needs: A Spoiler for Sanctions?

Stephen G. Carter

Spring 2014, Volume XXI, Number 1

Demand for natural gas in Asia has grown steadily during the past decade and is expected to increase considerably in ...

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Journal Essay

Turkey after the Arab Spring: Policy Dilemmas

Yaşar Yakış

Spring 2014, Volume XXI, Number 1

Turkey's attitude regarding developments in the countries affected by the "Arab Spring" varied according to the approach of the ruling ...

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Journal Essay

Jordanian Foreign Policy and the Arab Spring

Curtis R. Ryan

Spring 2014, Volume XXI, Number 1

The Arab Spring may have begun in Tunisia in December 2010 with mass protests that ultimately toppled the regime of ...

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2014 Munich-Vienna
Middle East Summer School

"Politics, Economies, and Societies
of a Changing Middle East"

August 4-22, 2014

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