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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 51107–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.649586
Published: 01 January 2012
... the average Iraqi population in many instances. The vicious cycle is further perpetuated also through a corrupt judiciary that militates against any sort of meaningful transparency or oversight. Corruption, and that of the powerful elites in particular, has not only squandered genuine development...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 132146–156 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.146
Published: 16 June 2020
... successive Iraqi governments and the Kurds for decades without reaching a lasting and peaceful settlement of the Kurdish crisis up to the present day. The Kurdish issue has become more complicated because of its repercussions on Iraq’s neighboring countries, Turkey, Iran, and Syria, and because of the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 132121–137 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.121
Published: 16 June 2020
... Constitutionalism.” Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law 38 : 13 – 57 . Mattar , Mohamed Y . 2006 . “Unresolved Questions in the Bill of Rights of the New Iraqi Constitution: How Will the Clash between Human Rights and Islamic Law be Reconciled in Future Legislative Enactments and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13186–104 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.86
Published: 01 March 2020
... dimension of the Iraqi-Kuwaiti border; the conflict between the UAE and Iran over the Greater Tunb and Abu Musa islands; the broadly contentious issue of Hormuz; and the Fasht Dibal dispute between Qatar and Bahrain are just some of the most disruptive maritime disputes in the MENA region. Nonetheless...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12383–98 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123005
Published: 03 September 2019
..., economic and political meanings, and are necessary to ensure the political stability of the country ( Iraqi 2012 , 117). Alternately, the king does not preside over the ministerial council only in his capacity as honorary president; deliberation on the issues before the ministerial council gives the king...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 122171–182 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122009
Published: 02 June 2019
... institutions, not to mention the need for a functioning system of separating the authorities and the need to activate sanctions in Iraqi laws. In this respect, the team pointed to the political interference in the judiciary, and the weakness of legal culture. Economic: as an oil-exporting rentier state...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103447–451 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1356035
Published: 01 July 2017
... between these forces were undergoing difficult struggles that only led to disappointments and lost opportunities. He also describes Iraqi political life and Iraqi (Syrian Egyptian) relations as he observed them as ambassador to the United Arab Republic in Baghdad (1963 65). The author deals with the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103392–407 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1350368
Published: 01 July 2017
... University (Egypt), the American University of Kuwait, Al Ahlia Bahrain University, and Sanaa University in Yemen. 7. Practically, there are 17 out of a total of 36 universities that do not offer courses entitled uni- versity requirement : the Moroccan, Tunisian, Algerian, Iraqi and Yemeni universities and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94523–535 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1241531
Published: 01 October 2016
... Syrian army as well as to transport Syrian fighters through Turkey. The Swedish website Today on 15 July 2015 published two pictures of prisoners with the following description: These two British soldiers were arrested by Iraqi police in 2005 while planting a bomb at night in one of the crowded...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 93445–460 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1189108
Published: 01 July 2016
... station US troops 446 P. R. KUMARASWAMY AND M. M. QUAMAR in the kingdom within days after the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in August 1990 (Lacey 2009). The removal of the Iraqi aggression the following February led to internal demands for political reforms in the form of petition fever , including the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 92252–281 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1157985
Published: 01 April 2016
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84553–567 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1081344
Published: 01 October 2015
... population growth. The reform initiative in Saudi Arabia post-2003 After the events that the Arab Gulf region faced as a result of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990, the Gulf War of 1991, the invasion of Iraq by the international alliance in 2003 and the consequences of the 11 September 2001 attacks in...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 83323–338 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1054613
Published: 01 July 2015
... under the influence of Zionist organizations that contrived to persuade many Iraqi Jews to migrate to Palestine, a country these organizations claimed to be for all Jews. Chetrit, a professor at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem one of the oldest Jewish universities in the world feels, while...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 83295–322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1057426
Published: 01 July 2015
... its ally, Nouri al-Maliki. In the end, Tehran responded to the Iraqi (and American) view on the need to remove al-Maliki and try to establish a national unity government (Farazi 2014). The international coalition led by the United States to fight IS caused an additional concern for Iran, which had...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 74544–564 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.948312
Published: 01 October 2014
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 7122–35 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.874098
Published: 01 January 2014
... of the Iraqi resistance. The idea of Jihad (struggle) against the invading foreign enemy proved an effective force in mobilizing the public, garnering supporters, militarizing the youth, and rallying citizens and combatants on the two fronts of armed and popular political struggle. It also took the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 63376–403 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.822721
Published: 01 July 2013
... usual in such cases, they were referring to Saudi Arabia. Among these clerics were Sheikh Safar Al-Hawali, Awad Al-Qarni and Ayed Al-Qarni, all three of whom hail from the country s southern region. Fallout from the Gulf War The Iraqi occupation of Kuwait in August 1990 unleashed a number of social...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 62300–312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.779428
Published: 01 April 2013
... (Al- Safir, Beirut, 31 December 2012). 2. Arab Arab relations . Iraq s Minister of Justice Hassan al-Shemri announced that the Syrian govern- ment had agreed unconditionally to hand over the Iraqi detainees in Syria (Al- Safir, Beirut, 24 October 2012). . Kuwait s Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 52230–251 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.669094
Published: 01 April 2012
... the majālis al-ṣaḥwah (‘awakening councils’) to government pay rosters. It is argued here that Petraeus's strategy of the ‘surge’ was numerically insignificant and – even if he did order US fighting units back onto the streets – was only partly effective. Various factors and internal Iraqi dynamics...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 53427–447 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.676320
Published: 01 July 2012
... the struggle according to new mechanisms of remote deconstruction.1 These events were akin to a rude and violent awakening for autocratic regimes, and the people had no option but to enter into the fray. The plight of former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, fleeing from one place to another, followed...