12 Jan 2015
Challenges for European Foreign Policy in 2015
Author: Pedro Solbes, Giovanni Grevi, Luis Simón, Neil Melvin, Andrew Small, Gauri Khandekar, Jos Boonstra, Daniel Keohane, Walter Posch, Diba Nigar Göksel, Ana Echagüe, Kristina Kausch
This text examines the near-term strategies different countries have adopted to cope with socio-political instability, and what these strategies might mean for the EU's foreign policy.
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21 Oct 2014
The Arab League
Author: Jonathan Masters, Mohammed Aly Sergie
Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
This paper provides an overview the League of Arab States, a loose confederation of 22 Arab nations that was set up in 1945 to improve coordination among its members on matters of common interest.
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Leading the Counter-Revolution
Author: Guido Steinberg
Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP)
This paper discusses Saudi Arabia’s reactions to the recent revolutions in the Middle East, the uprisings' effects on Riyadh's neighbors, and the impact political turmoil might have on the long-term stability of the Persian Gulf.
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Egypt's Unsustainable Crackdown
Author: Anthony Dworkin, Hélène Michou
European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR)
This paper argues that the Egyptian authorities’ attempt to restore public order through repression of the Muslim Brotherhood will not succeed.
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PfP Consortium Quarterly Journal Spring 2014
Author: Shalva Dzebisashvili, Esmira Jafarova, David Tier, Georgi Tzvetkov, Ruben Tuitel, Gayane Novikova, Peter Foot
Partnership for Peace Consortium (PfPC) of Defense Academies and Security Studies Institutes
This issue of "Connections" includes articles on: 1) the capacity of potential NATO membership to influence political change within prospective member states, using Georgia as a case study; 2) the UN Security Council’s responses to the civil war in S...
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