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‘Libya from the Midst of the Crisis to Prospects for Stability’

Introduction Six years after the fall of Muammar Gadhafi, Libya remains in a chaotic state. The United Nations-backed government struggles to exert control over territory


Trump fires secretary of state Rex Tillerson; although it was expected, why now?

No doubt that firing The U.S. Secretary of State “Mr. Rex Tillerson” was intended by the U.S. President “Mr. Donald Trump” few months ago for


Egypt’s Northern Strategic Theater

Egypt has three main known strategic theaters (North Eastern, Western, and Southern theaters). I recall my first academic engagement with NATO during its conference on


Is It The Time To Accomplish The Egyptian President’s Mission Order?

Four years have passed since the spread of terrorism in Sinai. The terrorist elements of Welaiet Sinaa “Sinai State” Organization (Previously named as Partisans of


The new Saudi Crown Prince, the Iranian threat – and the drumbeats of war

Prince Mohammed bin Salman is upending the Middle East. Is he playing with fire? Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends a conference in Riyadh on Oct.



By: Christopher Kremidas Courtney US European Command Liaison to NATO and EU Source: Hybrid warfare is broadly defined as a combination of measures employed in


What Northern Ireland’s past reveals about soldiers with mixed allegiances

Dr Samantha Newbery, University of Salford Two British soldiers appeared in court in late September, charged with membership of National Action, a banned far-right terrorist

Studies & Research

Libya from the Midst of the Crisis to Prospects for Stability

  Madrid, 2017 By: Sayed Ghoneim Firstly: Repercussions of Arab Spring: Politically/ economic a. Governments of some countries in the Middle East and North Africa changed,


Qatar Strategy

By: Sayed Ghoneim.. Qatar Strategy Qatar, the 39-year-old State, has a geopolitical location in the eastern part of Saudi Arabia. It’s located Southern of Bahrain,


NATO Joint Force Command Will Hold A Ribbon Cut Ceremony for the NATO Strategic Direction “South Hub”; IGSDA is invited

“This ribbon cutting will be a momentous occasion initiating a series of Hub-related conferences and events  during the next year. These will include  further outreach