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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-291–109 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.00001A
Published: 01 March 2018
...Youssef Mohammad Sawani This paper examines the origin and the relationship between Islamist and non-Islamist political trends in Libya, highlighting the development of the contestation between the two before and after the fall of Gaddafi’s rule. The relationship appears to be that of a...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13146–68 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.46
Published: 01 March 2020
...Youssef Mohammad Sawani Since the fall of Gaddafi’s forty-two years of rule, Libya has been facing tremendous challenges of instability and insecurity reflecting and characterized by both a political impasse and a lack of legitimate state institutions. Ad-hoc and non-state formations grew outside...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 102171–186 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1297564
Published: 01 April 2017
...Youssef Mohammad Sawani Even though the rebels, later turned ‘revolutionaries’, actually had an insignificant role as combatants in the violent downfall of the Gaddafi regime in Libya in 2011, they became involved in acts of war in many parts of the country in what came to resemble a civil war...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 511–26 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.650007
Published: 01 January 2012
... Gaddafi Foundation (resigned in February 2011 to join the uprising) Libya s contemporary history has been dominated by the interplay of the perpetual dynamics of religion, tribalism, oil and ideology. After 42 years in power Qadhafi was killed at the hands of revolutionaries and the final chapter of his...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 124156–164 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.12.4.156
Published: 01 December 2019
... democratic transition in the Libyan case was the subject of concern for Egyptian researcher Marwa Wasfi, whereby she stood against the repercussions of the collapse of the Gaddafi regime in Libya and its impact on the Libyan state, compared with Tunisia and Egypt in which the state showed resistance and was...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12341–64 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123003
Published: 03 September 2019
... state and its citizens for generations to come ( Eyadat and Schaefer 2013 , 203). Rightly said, Libya in the post-Gaddafi era represents a failed state—ungoverned and unstable—where political divisions, widespread violence, and other socioeconomic tensions are governing the current landscape of the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12175–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121005
Published: 01 March 2019
... the Gaddafi period, the Zintan Brigades, and tribes from eastern Libya that favor a federal structure. The PC, formed under the terms of the UN-backed LPA in December 2015. It was constituted in Tripoli on 30 March 2016 under Fayez al-Sarraj, a former member of the Tobruk parliament. According to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2257–278 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000015
Published: 01 March 2018
... proponents of the anti-Gaddafi coalition ( Libya Herald 2016 ). Gaddafi had previously offered very generous contracts to the Koreans, but his demise was now on the wish list of almost every major Korean contractor ( Korea Times 1986 ). Moreover, the ROK became one of the few countries in the world which...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 101148–156 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1273675
Published: 01 January 2017
... Limited Return on a Modest Investment. International Affairs 93 (3): 647 663. Kam, Ephraim. 2016. Will Russia and IranWalk Hand in Hand? Strategic Assessment 19 (2): 41 52. Kamel, Amir M. 2016. Trade and Peace: The EU and Gaddafi s Final Decade. Inter- national Affairs 93 (3): 683 702. Kawtharani...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 93347–350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1201962
Published: 01 July 2016
... things got out of control Mahmoud Gebril Chairman of the first Transitional National Council (Prime Minister), Cairo, Egypt On 23 August 2011, the Gaddafi regime became part of history, but when the revolution- aries who were fighting Gaddafi s security brigades around the airport came back to Tripoli...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94511–522 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1238612
Published: 01 October 2016
... afford the economic and security repercussions of the Libyan crisis. Their military intervention was instrumental in helping opposition forces and ensuring the collapse of the Al Gaddafi regime. In 2015 16, Western intervention was evident in the war against ISIS to liberate the territories which it...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94493–510 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1201932
Published: 01 October 2016
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 92314–319 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1153844
Published: 01 April 2016
... victory among the competing forces that destroyed any chances for mutual understanding and reconciliation. The author reflects on the reality in Libya, following the fall of the Gaddafi regime, and on the structural problems of the state and society in Libya in an attempt to explain the obstacles to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 42127–147 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.575106
Published: 01 April 2011
... Arab Spring revolutions Egypt Tunisia Yemen Libya foreign intervention Gaddafi uprisings unemployment GDP Contemporary Arab Affairs Vol. 4, No. 2, April June 2011, 127 147 ISSN 1755-0912 print/ISSN 1755-0920 online © 2011 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies DOI: 10.1080/17550912.2011.575106...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 91132–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1118209
Published: 01 January 2016
... the revolution and deal with the reality of the post-Gaddafi period. The author blames this failure on the struggle for power and the desire of the parties on the political scene to control the new state. The starting points of these parties were factional, ideological and territorial, whether their...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84523–534 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1077611
Published: 01 October 2015
... unjust policies, were prevalent among the NSR s elite. Armstrong also referred to the existence of a political thinker as one of the features of any revolution. For example, Khomeini in Iran, Castro in Cuba and Gaddafi in Libya provided this model; while for the Sudanese regime, Dr Hassan Al-Turabi was...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 82226–238 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1024034
Published: 01 April 2015
... mediating regional conflicts and its strong efforts to play a bigger diplomatic and military role in major international issues. In 2011, for example, Qatar drew regional and global attention by directly participating in the NATO-led air operations to dislodge the Gaddafi regime in Libya. The dynamic leader...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84535–552 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1078073
Published: 01 October 2015
... position and played partisan roles to aid the anti- Gaddafi and anti-Bashar Al-Assad forces (Nuruzzaman 2015), although it still mediated the conflict between rival the Palestinian factions of Fatah and Hamas in 2012 to facili- tate the establishment of the often-halting unity government in Palestine...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84469–487 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1080965
Published: 01 October 2015
..., ethnic origins and both genders, almost half of them want to stay in Turkey, no matter what happens (Deliveli and Deliveli 2014, 11). The JDP government assumed that Assad would be toppled very speedily, like Muammar Gaddafi (Libya) or Hosni Mubarak (Egypt), that the civil war would end Contemporary...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 83295–322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1057426
Published: 01 July 2015
... internal affairs of member states. The Libyan case was the first and worst of its kind. The ministerial council of the League asked the United Nations (UN) Security Council to provide a no-fly zone to protect opposition forces from the military power of the Muammar Gaddafi regime. In other words, the...