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"The situation is quite stable," Guy Bechor, a Middle East expert at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) in Herzliya told The Media Line.
... in anti-Semitic incidents, mostly insults and harassment of Jewish students, on U.S. university campuses, the report said. These were usually connected to increased anti-Israel activities by pro-Palestinian groups on campus, said Dina Porat, a ...
Beyond looking at specific energy companies that explore and produce oil and gas, energy sector expert Elliott Gue - editor of Energy and Income advisor - sees opportunities in a niche he notes is further down the value chain - capital equipment ...
Turkish People have called for a formal apology after French professor and former diplomat Philippe Moreau Defarges made a controversial comment about the ...
analysts have warned of the increasing security threat to Beijing as Chinese jihadis are on the rise in Syria, thereby forcing the country to rethink its Middle East ...
"These people not only fight alongside international terrorist forces in Syria, but also they will possibly return to China posing threat to China's national security," said Li Wei, terrorism expert at China Institutes of Contemporary International ...
The acquisition of by US-based online retailer Amazon is likely to trigger more interest in the region from other international players, according to a senior entrepreneur.
How has the study of the Middle East been impacted by the United States' foreign policy decisions? Professor Osamah Khalil delved into the complexities of the US government's relationship with the academic community at a recent public lecture at ...
Saeedi, former Lebanon Minister of economy and Industry (and former Chief Economist at Dubai International finance Centre), spoke to gulf News on Monday after his keynote address at Thomson Reuters' 150th Middle East anniversary conference at DIFC.
"Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death on the planet," and heart failure is increasing globally, said Dr. Sidney Smith, a past president of the AHA and a global expert in quality improvement science and programs. Many countries are ...
That's the conclusion of renowned Middle East expert Michael Ledeen who co-authored the book, The Field of Fight: How We Can Win the Global war Against Radical Islam and Its Allies.
Saeedi, former Lebanon Minister of economy and Industry (and former Chief Economist at Dubai International finance Centre), spoke to gulf News on Monday after his keynote address at Thomson Reuters' 150th Middle East anniversary conference at DIFC.
Left to right: Nasser Saidi, President, Nasser Saidi and Associates, Yaser AbuShaban, CFA, Principal, Mercer, Faysal Mokadem, advisor, UAE Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority, and Rafi-uddin Shikoh, CEO and Managing Director, ...
That's the prediction from Richard Evans, Senior Consultant of FlightAscend Consultancy addressing the annual Airline engineering & Maintenance Middle East conference in Abu Dhabi. Evans said that currently 36% of the Middle East's total jet fleet is ...
"It represents a remarkable aggrandisement of Erdogan's personal power and quite possibly a death blow to vital checks and balances in the country," said professor Howard Eissenstat, a Turkey expert at the Project on Middle East democracy, a Washington ...
Harrison, a life-long Pittsburgher and a member of Rodef Shalom Congregation, is a renowned expert in the Middle East, a professor at both Georgetown University's school of Foreign Service and in the political science department at the University of ...
Harrison, a life-long Pittsburgher and a member of Rodef Shalom Congregation, is a renowned expert in the Middle East, a professor at both Georgetown University's school of Foreign Service and in the political science department at the University of ...
Syria has denied responsibility and Russia has claimed that a rebel weapons cache was hit, an impossibility according to chemical weapons expert Hamish de Bretton-Gordon, writing for MEE. Johnson said the incident had changed the West's stance on ...
Tal Be'eri, a security investigator and expert on Swift, told Haaretz that the consortium that manages the Swift standard tells organizations joining it which servers and software to use.
The decline of the Middle East construction industry is finally at an end, and recovery is on the table according to an article written by David Clifton, regional development director at Faithful+Gould.
Files released by anonymous hacker Shadow Brokers suggested on Friday the US National Security Agency had penetrated the SWIFT banking network and monitored a number of Middle East banks. The files, according to computer security analysts, also ...
Eric Bordenkircher, a researcher at the UCLA Center for Middle East Development, said he thinks the Trump administration ordered the missile strikes to give the appearance of a coordinated response to the committed atrocity, but its long-term strategy ...
The expert stressed that currently Moscow and Tehran play key roles in the Syrian settlement. "The situation in the Middle East complies with Washington's strategy in the region. This is done as part of the Great Middle East project. The goal is to ...
"Walls, Borders and Fences," the spring 2017 speaker series sponsored by the Scripps Humanities Institute, shifted its focus to the Mediterranean as Dr.
... focuses this year on the theme of "fostering mutual understanding in a time of change." Green, an expert in international relations theory and history, took the stage on April 6 to reconsider American Interests in the Middle East in an era of ...
New Turmoil in Middle East Makes Sisi-Trump Ties Even More Important ... James Jay Carafano, a leading expert in national security and foreign policy challenges, is The Heritage Foundation's vice president for foreign and defense policy studies, E. W ...
PanARMENIAN.Net - moderate rebels are considered 'good guys' as long as they are targeting the enemies of the U.S., but once they get out of control they come to Europe and the U.S.
As part of a month-long exploration into diverse people, places, and culture called Reading Without Walls, the Jaffrey Public Library will host "The Middle East," with New Hampshire Humanities speaker, Mohamed Defaa on Thursday, April 20 at 6:30 pm in ...
Examining issues of national identity and diversity through historical entanglement and synchronicity, curators and art Historians proposed a new discourse on art from the Middle East. Consisting of an artist talk and three thematic panels, the ...
students braved the Delaware rain Thursday afternoon to see Daniel Green give a lecture entitled "Reconsidering American Interests in the Middle East" in the ISE lab. This was the first of three presentations in the third annual ... This year's theme ...
That was the view shared by author and Middle East expert Joel Rosenberg in an interview with CBN News. "It's not just about Syria.
When Islamic State (IS) militants occupied Mosul University in June 2014, they set about destroying its precious collection of manuscripts in a show of contempt for culture and higher education.
... of international law. Speaking to Sputnik, Dr. Tim Anderson, expert on economics and international politics at the University of Sydney and author of the book 'The Dirty war on Syria', said that the G7 countries' rejection of the UK-led effort to ...
The United States should be careful in its next moves following the recent Syria missile strike, an expert on Middle East politics told a Palm Beach Jewish congregation Saturday. Robert Rabil, a political science professor at Florida Atlantic ...
"The one thing we've seen repeatedly over the last years, is Russia is not willing to back down," said Andrey Baklitskiy, a Middle East expert at the PIR Center, a Moscow think tank. "It's learned you get more if you act like a tough guy than if you ...
But "the antidote to violent extremism is education," Deparice-Okomba told Middle East Eye last week, shortly after his visit to Iraq at the behest of the minister of higher education.
Obama's unwillingness to deal with Iraq opened the door to more mistakes to come.
10News political reporter Mark Rivera sat down with a U.S. foreign policy expert to get them answered -- starting with how the missile strike fits with Trump's mantra of "America First.
On April 18, Missouri State University will welcome an expert to campus to shine a light on the topic. Dr. Kamran Bokhari is a senior analyst with Geopolitical Futures and an MSU alumnus.
"People are now worried that Dodd Frank risk retention could apply to sukuk in general," a capital markets legal expert of a Dubai-based firm told Reuters. legal firm White & Case, which worked as legal adviser for the banks arranging the debut sukuk ...
Dr Ian Black, a Senior Fellow at the London school of economics and former Middle East editor for The Guardian newspaper, joined Andrew Dickens this morning to discuss the United States' latest move.
The Daily spoke to Joshua Landis, director of the OU Center for Middle East studies and an expert on Syrian politics, history and religion about the ramifications of these events for the nations and people involved.
Dr Leslie Vinjamuri, a leading expert on the ongoing civil war in Syria, has told The Telegraph that Donald Trump's air strikes against the country are unlikely to lead to any real change in the US's military strategy.
The eminent historian Niall Ferguson has devastatingly skewered his (and my) field of study in a talk for the American Council of Trustees and Alumni, subsequently published as "The Decline and Fall of History.
Many political observers -- as well as everyday voters -- decry the hyper-partisanship in Washington, D.C., insisting it renders government dysfunctional and makes it impossible for Americans to find common ground on anything.
The Rev. Mae Elise Cannon, executive director of Churches for Middle East peace, will talk about her recent travels with Catholic Relief Services in Gaza, the West Bank and Israel Saturday from 9-10:30 a.m.
Even before the advent of agriculture, the Middle East became the site of many much more permanent homes, and researchers say these earliest permanent edifices led to the flourishing and proliferation of the common house mouse.





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