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Soon after Qatar’s current Emir, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al-Thani, came to power, a series of substantive changes in the Arab region reshaped the geopolitical landscape and regional power balances, impacting Qatari foreign policy at both the regional and international levels.
Dr Jamal Abdullah
The “World War I: Impact on Palestine” conference, organised by AlJazeera Centre for Studies (AJCS) and the Palestinian Return Centre (PRC) and attended by prominent public and media figures, ended on 9 November 2014 in London.
Al Jazeera Center for Studies
The Umbrella Movement’s activism has implications for Hong Kong's future and tests China’s commitment to its political promise of "One Country, Two Systems". What are the issues and actors that have driven Hong Kong’s protest movement?
Raymond Lee
On 8 November 2014, the “World War I: Impact on Palestine” conference began in London, UK. The conference was organized by AlJazeera Centre for Studies (AJCS) in partnership with the Palestinian Return Centre (PRC)days after the British parliament’s non-binding recognition of the State of Palestine
Al Jazeera Center for Studies
Sinai’s new buffer zone is strongly linked to Israeli-US demands, but the area is slated to remain a source of concern and challenge to Egyptian authorities should they maintain their current, seemingly-misguided approach to addressing that concern and containing the consequences. المزيد
AlJazeera Centre for Studies
The US’ strategy in the war on the Islamic State (IS) is riddled with gaps and ignores Obama’s promises to pull out of the Arab world. These gaps will widen as the war drags on, particularly if American airstrikes cause further civilian casualties and fuel fighting among Syrian opposition factions. المزيد
Al Jazeera Center for Studies
Tunisia's first legislative elections under its new constitution will take place 26 October 2014. This report analyses the context of the election, contenders, likely outcomes of the elections and implications for Tunisia's polity. المزيد
Dr. Abdul Latif al-Hanachi
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