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AJCS launches its Lubab magazine 5th edition 

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 13:58

The newly-established magazine Lubab has devoted its fifth number to two set of strategic and media related themes:

AJCS ranked first in Gulf region for the third year

Thu, 01/30/2020 - 14:56

AJCS was ranked the top think tank in the Gulf region for the third year in a row by the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program at the University of Pennsylvania in its 2019 Global Go To Think Tank Index and the fourth in the Middle East and North Africa region, a step up from last year.

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Turkish support restores balance in Libya without the expropriation of its resources

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 12:50

Al Jazeera Centre for Studies organised a seminar in Ankara in partnership with the Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM) and in collaboration with Al Jazeera Mubasher entitled, “Eastern Mediterra…

AJCS and Gulf Studies Center conference to explore new approaches to Gulf security dilemma

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 14:26

Al Jazeera Centre for Studies and Qatar University’s Gulf Studies Center held a press conference in Doha on Wednesday, 15 January 2020, to present the themes of their upcoming research conference, “A New Gulf S…

AJCS Roundtable on Muslims’ Conditions in Xinjiang, China

Sun, 11/24/2019 - 09:43

Al Jazeera Centre for Studies (AJCS) hosted a Chinese government delegation including Deputy-Director of the Information Department in Xinjiang Xu Guixiang, several academics and researchers, and China’s ambass…

AJCS/FAIR: Arab Spring’s Two Waves: Similar or Different?

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 06:35

Al Jazeera Centre for Studies (AJCS) and the Forum for Arab and International Relations (FAIR), in collaboration with Al Jazeera Mubasher, are hosting a seminar “Two Waves of the Arab Spring: Lessons of the Pas…

AJCS-AJ Mubashir Symposium: “The Renaissance Dam Crisis and Possible Scenarios”

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 09:22

Joint symposium held by Al Jazeera Centre for Studies and Al Jazeera Mubasher television entitled, “The Renaissance Dam Crisis and Possible Scenarios”,

Tunisia after legislative and parliamentary elections: opportunities and challenges

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 07:48

Despite the difficulty of forming a government and domestic and foreign challenges facing Tunisia after its elections, the country is capable of securing the pillars of its democracy, due to the social awarenes…

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AJCS Seminar: Implications of the Killing of General Soleimani on the Middle East

Tue, 01/07/2020 - 17:21

Seminar entitled, “Where is the Middle East headed after the killing of Soleimani?” at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, 8 January 2020, in Doha at Al Jazeera Media Institute auditorium.

The Caliph

Wed, 07/27/2016 - 11:23

For almost 13 centuries, from the death of the Prophet Muhammad in 632 to the overthrow of the last Ottoman caliph in 1924, the Islamic world was ruled by a caliph. ‘Khalifa’, the word ‘caliph’ means successor…

AJCS and Gulf Studies Center conference to explore new approaches to Gulf security dilemma

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 14:26

Al Jazeera Centre for Studies and Qatar University’s Gulf Studies Center held a press conference in Doha on Wednesday, 15 January 2020, to present the themes of their upcoming research conference, “A New Gulf S…

Authors

Ali Akbar Dareini

Researcher and writer at the journal of the Center for Strategic Studies in Tehran. Dareini is the author of “Legitimate Deterrence”.

Anwar A. Bashir

Anwar Abdifatah Bashir is a freelance Journalist, Horn of Africa geopolitics analyst, and the author of four books. He focuses in his research on global governance and political economy at Korea Development Institute (KDI).

Mark N. Katz

is a professor of government and politics at the George Mason University Schar School of Policy and Government, and a nonresident senior fellow at the Atlantic Council.

Nael M. Shama

Is An Independent Scholar And The Author Of Numerous Books, Book Chapters And Essays On The International Relations And Comparative Politics Of The Middle East.

Peter Bartu

Teaches Courses On Political Transitions The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict And The Gulf States In The Middle East At The University Of California, Berkeley. He Was A Member Of The UN’s Stand-By Mediation Team And Worked In Benghazi And Tripoli During The Libyan Revolution In 2011.

Zaki Shaikh

Is a Russia analyst and has a doctorate in Mass Communications and has worked with universities in three Central Asian states. In the past five years, he has made over fifty analytical contributions to media outlets in Europe.

Al Jazeera Centre for Studies

Established in 2006, Al Jazeera Centre for Studies conducts in-depth analysis of current affairs at both regional and global levels. Its research agenda focuses primarily on geo-politics and strategic developments in the Arab world and surrounding regions.