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Globalization at the time of Covid-19 virus (International Institute for Middle East and Balkan Studies)

България, балканите и света 24.03.2020       In December 2019, a new disease caught the attention of the media and the public around the world. Scientists quickly discovered that the cause of the disease is the Corona virus, which emerged for the first time in the city of Wuhan, China and for which there is currently no appropriate medical response.  Since then, simultaneously with the massive media reports on proliferation of the virus to other parts of the world, the public fear has been growing. On 11...   прочети повече

The Corona Crisis and Israel’s National Security (International Institute for Middle East and Balkan Studies)

България, балканите и света 22.03.2020   By Itai Brun and Yael Gat   A seminar at the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS) on political and security implications of the corona crisis underscored the prevalent uncertainty regarding the situation, but also highlighted several instructive points. The biggest threat to the global (and Israeli) economy derives from the slowdown or negative growth in the United States, and at the current stage, the American ability to meet the crisis effectively is not...   прочети повече

Thoughts of Romania’s Foreign Policy on the Background of the European Foreign Policy (International Institute for Middle East and Balkan Studies)

България, балканите и света 17.03.2020   „Domestic policy can only defeat us; Foreign policy can kill us”. John F. Kennedy A brief description of the current geopolitical situation and its prospects In the last decade the strategic, political, economic, military, energy and technological balances were strongly affected by global challenges, strategic, political, juridical and technological disruptions each one impacting on one or several fields. Human society is in a evolutionary crisis which the...   прочети повече

Israel-Egypt Cooperation in 2019: Strategic Warming, Civilian Coolness? (International Institute for Middle East and Balkan Studies)

България, балканите и света 16.03.2020   A. Introduction    Since President Abdel Fatah a-Sisi’s rise to power in 2014, Israeli-Egyptian ties have been marked by defence-strategic cooperation. This is based on the shared perception of Iran and radical Islamist terror organizations as a threat, and the common interest in managing the Palestinian issue, in general, and specifically the Gaza arena. In the inherent tension between ideology and national interests, Egypt continues to strive for...   прочети повече

Открыт прием работ на Конкурс молодых международников СНГ имени А.А.Громыко

България, балканите и света 16.03.2020   Конкурс приурочен к 75-летию Победы в Великой Отечественной войне и создания ООН  Официальный сайт конкурса: konkurs-gromyko.org     Организаторами конкурса выступают Ассоциация внешнеполитических исследований имени А.А. Громыко, Академия управления при...   прочети повече

Trump’s 2020 Peace Plan: Between International Law and Reality (International Institute for Middle East and Balkan Studies)

България, балканите и света 16.02.2020   On January 28, 2020, U.S. President Donald Trump (R) unveiled his long-anticipated plan for the creation of the State of Palestine with the capital in the east of Jerusalem ( but not in East Jerusalem). The development of the plan had lasted three years. A Vision to Improve the Lives of the Palestinian and Israeli People, commonly known as the Trump peace plan or the deal of the century, was formally unveiled by Donald Trump at a White House press conference...   прочети повече

Turkey: Erdogan seeks to achieve the dream of the empire’s rebirth

България, балканите и света 12.02.2020   By General (Rtd) Corneliu Pivariu    We are coming closer to the centennial celebration of Atatürk’s establishment of the modern Turkish state while 100 years have already passed since the Ottoman Empire’s sunset. During the last decades, under Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s leadership as prime minister or president, Turkey has continuously grown economically and, in spite of certain domestic divisions (see the aborted coup of July, 2016),...   прочети повече

Why Turkey is sending troops to Libya

България, балканите и света 10.02.2020   By Giorgio Cafiero   Many analysts and Arab statesmen believe that Ankara is pursuing a “ neo-Ottoman” agenda in the wider Islamic world. Although it is unrealistic to imagine the Turkish Republic literally expanding its borders to incorporate any sizeable portion of foreign territory that the Ottoman state once governed, there is no denying that the leadership in Ankara sees land and cities that the Ottoman Empire once governed as areas where Turkey has natural...   прочети повече

Китайский короновирус и мир: между рациональным страхом и дискриминацией (Международная жизнь)

България, балканите и света 07.02.2020   Автор: Владимир Петровский, д-р полит. наук   Инфекция китайского короновируса породила столь мощный шквал комментариев и прогнозов, что в них порой трудно разобраться. Китайский короновирус может более негативно сказаться на мировой экономике, чем финансовый...   прочети повече

Bolder Presence of OIC in the international Arena

България, балканите и света 28.01.2020   By prof. Emmy Latifah and Sara Al-Dhahri   For over half a century, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) serves as a focal point for its member states (MS) and as a clearing house between its members and the rest of the world. The OIC does that by providing a standing forum and diplomatic tools to solve disputes, and to address challenges in accordance with its charter. Being the second-largest intergovernmental multilateral system after the United Nations (UN),...   прочети повече