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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (3): 99–118.
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...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (3): 113–134.
Published: 03 September 2018
... of the issues list facing the state. Military matters dominate international politics. While military security and strategic issues are viewed as “high politics,” economic and social matters are considered “low politics” and less important. To downgrade diplomatic ties with Iran and close the...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (1): 51–92.
Published: 01 January 2017
... leadership as a source of ‘ontological security’. CONTACT Amr G. E. Sabet © 2017 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2017 Critical junctures dissonance Egypt geopolitics identity Iran keying Gamal Abdel Nasser path dependency peace treaty process tracing securitization security...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (3): 383–399.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Maryam Al-Bolushi This research paper focuses on Gulf–Iran relations within the framework of the bilateral relationship between Oman and Iran. This relationship is unique as well as distinct from Oman’s relations with the other nations of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and has a direct...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2011) 4 (3): 322–340.
Published: 01 July 2011
... uranium. The mechanisms of influence – employed by various powers including Israel, Iran, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Egypt (among others) – range from trade and economic incentives to joint business ventures and agreements to exchanges – technical, educational and cultural – as well cultural and religious...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2010) 3 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2010
... North Africa (MENA) or whether as affiliated to the European Union via a Mediterranean Union based on trade relations, the exclusion or inclusion in the Middle East is not a simple matter where regional players such as Iran and Turkey have historical extraterritorial ambitions which would, yet again...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2008) 1 (4): 681–694.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Gabi El-Khoury © 2008 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2008 Military capabilities military expenditures Arab countries Iran Turkey Israel STATISTICAL FILE Military capabilities of Arab countries: quantitative assessments of conventional weapons Gabi El-Khoury Centre for Arab Unity...