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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 44501–523 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.628966
Published: 01 October 2011
... Ali Mohammed Fakhro: dramfakhro@gmail.com © 2011 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2011 ‘Arab Spring’ Gulf countries the Bahraini opposition the Saudi street the Saudi opposition democratic transition the Ikhwan and the revolt at al-Sablah unemployment national dialogue...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13281–99 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.81
Published: 16 June 2020
... Arab Emirates (UAE), and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to lower oil prices by exceeding their production share in order to exert pressure on the Iraqi economy, which at that time was recovering from the eight-year war with Iran. In retaliation, Iraq invaded Kuwait in August 1990, which led to the formation...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 1313–22 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.3
Published: 01 March 2020
... committed by the Lebanese ruling class. The protests emitted a grassroots’ appeal and, within forty-eight hours, hundreds of thousands of protestors went out onto the streets and public squares, demanding the fall of the government and the arrest of symbolic figures for corruption and nepotism. The...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13123–45 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.23
Published: 01 March 2020
... Islamist groups such as the MB, both sides have been scrambling to assert their political superiority via proxy wars. In the case of Libya, each side of this ideological war supports either the HoR or the GNA. Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Saudi Arabia have time and again publicly supported...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12399–118 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123006
Published: 03 September 2019
...Shady Ahmed Mansour; Yara Yehia Ahmed This article explains the active policies adopted by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) towards the Horn of Africa, which could be attributed to the existence of rival regional powers, especially Iran and Turkey, and their adoption of policies...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12341–64 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123003
Published: 03 September 2019
...” ( Eyadat and Schaefer 2013 , 203). Within no time, Libya, Bahrain, Yemen, and Syria followed suit ( Brynen et al 2013 , 17). Oman, Lebanon, Morocco, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia witnessed similar protests ( Dupont and Passy 2011 , 2–3). Highlighting the lack of political freedom, corruption, and unemployment...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12225–52 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122002
Published: 02 June 2019
... Ahmed Farhan FIGURE 8. Re-naming the Street with a Martyr’s Name FIGURE 8. Re-naming the Street with a Martyr’s Name FIGURE 9. Example of an Ashura Poster with a Local Martyr’s Photograph. Note: The subtitle reads: “Ashura—martyrs’ school (training)” FIGURE 9. Example of an Ashura...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-243–62 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000004
Published: 01 March 2018
... seminal event in the modern history of Saudi Arabia [which] is to the Saudis what the battles of Lexington and Concord are to citizens of the United States” (3). From a pedagogical perspective, McBride and McKiddy suggest that with exposure to different oral and narrative accounts of an events, students...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2127–137 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000008
Published: 01 March 2018
... is the person who delivers speeches in popular gatherings on the streets or in the Da’wah tents and is widely appreciated within the Salafi movement. The rhetorical legitimacy of the sender depends on his degree of affinity and affiliation to one of the Salafist sheikhs and his level of acquired...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 104561–576 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1401739
Published: 01 October 2017
... ideological and political opposition because its participation in the elections would be trapped in ideological contradictions, and because it would lose the leadership of the pol- itical opposition, its credibility ran the risk of being undermined in the Palestinian street. Moreover, its participation would...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 104596–622 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1403753
Published: 01 October 2017
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103459–470 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1355095
Published: 01 July 2017
... Lebanon in preserving the common Arab interests in the Levant (Al-Sharq Al-Awsat, London, 17 November 2016). Aoun also received a congratulatory message from Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz with an invitation to visit Saudi Arabia. Governor of Makkah Prince Khalid bin Faisal bin Abdulaziz who delivered...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103452–458 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1351722
Published: 01 July 2017
... Saber. 2017. The UAE and Saudi Arabia: Border Disputes and International Relations in the Gulf. Library of Modern Middle East Studies. London: I. B. Tauris. 296 pp. Ozerdem, Alpaslan, Chuck Thiessen, and Mufid Qassoum, eds. 2017. Conflict Transformation and the Palestinians: The Dynamics of Peace and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103372–391 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1341600
Published: 01 July 2017
... every new process of reform. 374 I. BOUGANOUR As for democratic transition , this signifies the passage from one phase to another by a dependence on a new method in administering public affairs, such as that which tran- spired in Algeria, for example, when the pressure of the street was brought to bear...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 102314–320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1311103
Published: 01 April 2017
... (IS) (Daesh) claimed responsibility for the attack (Akhbar Al-Khaleej, Manama, 30 August 2016). . Houthi forces and their allies attacked Saudi military positions across the border in the southern province of Jazan (Al-Nahar, Beirut, 16 September 2016). . Thousands of Yemenis took to the streets of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 102187–206 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1311601
Published: 01 April 2017
... al-Tebbaneh had fought against an Alawite militia controlled by Damascus (Gade 2015b). The street fights gave a role to local Salafis who gained support and funds from the Future Movement, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Kuwait to fight against an Alawite minority bolstered by Hezbollah, the Syrian regime...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 1011–31 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1272225
Published: 01 January 2017
... country in order to discuss specific issues. The Arab League, which is supposed to represent the Arab side, has no role in the discussion of these relations. At this stage, we can observe that the Arab tension with Iran comes mainly from Saudi Arabia and is not an overall Arab tension. For example, when...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94596–606 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1238110
Published: 01 October 2016
...Paul Aarts; Carolien Roelants The Saudi leadership feels threatened, first of all by Shi'ite Iran, but also by the extremist Islamic State (IS), the Muslim Brotherhood and even liberal intellectuals. Low oil prices cause growing deficits, while youth unemployment remains huge. Is the House of Saud...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94577–595 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1250361
Published: 01 October 2016
... targeted Shiite mosques in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, and private donations channelled to the armed groups in Syria. These threats are examined in detail in the first section of this paper as they represent different aspects of ISIS' influence and appeal in the Gulf societies. In order to avoid...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94511–522 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1238612
Published: 01 October 2016
... conditions of the crisis situation in the Arab world. For instance, in Syria, Libya, Iraq and Yemen bloody wars continued along ethnic, communal and tribal lines; while in Egypt, Tunisia, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Jordan violent and terrorist activities persisted. There have been increasing calls for...