Implications of the Nice Terror Attack…Why France?
Why is France a target of terror attacks? And what are the implications for France in this "new era"?
Non-Traditional Solutions for Dealing with the Refugee Crisis
With the heightened refugee crisis in the last two years, a number of states have witnessed an increase in illegal migration...
The Growing Role of Arabic Speaking Media in Europe
A new trend has emerged in how western media communicates with the Arab region...
Motivations for European media transforming their stance on the refugee issue
A marked shift has begun to appear in the attitudes of various European media outlets reporting on the refugee crisis
The rise of Europe’s right and its impacts on European Middle East policy
The rise of right-wing in Europe raises several questions about the transformation in the European foreign policy.
Expansion of Putinism
Why does Russia Support the far-right in Europe?
One can argue that Russia, in one way or another, aspires to find a new formula for Europe - one that harmonizes with its interests.
Trending Events Issue 21
Open Confrontations and Secret Diplomacy
Future for Advanced Research and Studies has released the 21st issue of the bi-monthly journal "Trending Events."
How Would Political Tensions Affect German Tourism to Turkey?
The persistent tensions between the two countries appear to be propagating more obstacles for Germans traveling to Turkey.
Can Regional Crises be Separated from the Nuclear Deal?
Policies adopted by Iran after the deal have instead produced counter-productive results that escalated tensions in the Middle East.
How is Natural Gas Driving Politics in the Middle East?
Some views maintain that gas will replace oil in future conflicts and similarly influence global economy and international security.
Implications of Tehran’s Recent Escalation with Washington
Iran’s recent escalation against the US Administration reflects Tehran's concerns with consequences of listing IRGC as a terrorist org.
After Trump's Speech: Potential Trajectories of the Struggle between Washington and Tehran
US President Trump launched a strong attack on Iran in an October 13, 2017 speech indicating a new phase between Washington and Tehran.
Why did Rouhani Vow to Increase Iran’s Missile Production?
Rouhani’s recent vows have not ruled out the possibility of Iran producing and storing weapons of mass destruction to defend itself
Counter Coup in Yemen:
A New Crack in Houthi-Saleh Alliance of Necessity
The rift within the alliance of necessity between Houthis and forces loyal to Ali Abdullah Saleh comes amid a swinging balance of power
Reasons for the Worsening Tension between Iran and France
It seems that tension will gradually build up between France and Iran during the next period.
The World in 2018:
Why do Pundits Expect Major International Crises?
A very pessimistic view looms over the perceptions of international relations experts and researchers in 2018.
Opportunities and challenges for Transatlantic Community
On December 11, PESCO was officially launched at the EU Foreign Affairs Council, eight years after the ratification of the Lisbon Treat
Anti-terror Laws in France
What is at Stake?
If anti-terrorist bills met little resistance from the public at large, it is because they mainly target the Muslim community.
Increasing International Warnings Against al-Qaeda’s Growing Influence
International warnings reveal that al-Qaeda is seeking to exploit implications imposed by the war on terrorism to regain its influence.