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SAUDI ARABIA, BAHRAIN AND THE "ARAB SPRING"

Volume 4, Number 43

By Machla Abramovitz, Managing EditorMachla Abramovitz, Managing Editor | July 21, 2011 | ARAB WORLD

Editorial Introduction

While the Arab awakening or Arab Spring, as it’s been dubbed, has focused world attention on Egypt, Libya and Syria, a potentially explosive drama is unfolding elsewhere in the region, in Bahrain. The jury is still out as to how the conflicts in Libya and Syria will resolve themselves, or if this awakening will, indeed, be instrumental in heralding democratic reforms   View More

 SAUDI ARABIA, BAHRAIN AND THE "ARAB SPRING"
Saudi King Abdullah and Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

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Could the Kingdom of Bahrain Become an Iranian Pearl Harbor? « Jerusalem Center Blog

Could the Kingdom of Bahrain Become an Iranian Pearl Harbor? « Jerusalem Center BlogNeriah, Dr. Jacque, Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs Feb. 20, 2011 The Islamic Republic of Iran has reiterated in the past that its military strategy is based on “asymmetric warfare“ – Tehran will not confront the U.S. and its allies directly, given the supe...

Iraq, Iran and the Next Move | STRATFOR

Iraq, Iran and the Next Move | STRATFORFriedman, George, Stratfor April. 26, 2011 An apparent U.S. strategy of careful neglect is a risky one in the Persian Gulf.

From the Arab Spring comes a more unified GCC - The National

From the Arab Spring comes a more unified GCC - The NationalHamid, Shadi, The National April 15, 2011 The stability pact among Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE has caused robust moves in foreign policy, but what will the consequences be as the Arab Spring continues?

Perspectives

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The Bahrain Uprising, Saudi Troops and Hussein the Martyr | The Weekly Standard

The Bahrain Uprising, Saudi Troops and Hussein the Martyr | The Weekly StandardSmith, Lee, The Weekly Standard March 24, 2011 Read conservative news, blogs and opinion about Bahrain, Middle East and Saudi Arabia from The Weekly Standard, the must read magazine available in online edition.

Chez Chiara: Reading the Arab Spring Uprisings As a New Power Balancing of Saudi Arabia and Iran

Chez Chiara: Reading the Arab Spring Uprisings As a New Power Balancing of Saudi Arabia and IranChez Chiara, April 15, 2011



EDITORIAL BOARD

Machla Abramovitz, Managing Editor Machla Abramovitz, Managing Editor (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research)

Prof. Frederick Krantz, Director Prof. Frederick Krantz, Director (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research)

Rob Coles (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research) Rob Coles (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research)

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