Patent Borders

Why Iran seeks security cooperation with Russia, Iraq and Syria

Iran's Security Cooperation with Russia, Iraq and Syria.

Security Failure

Potential Consequences of Brussels Attacks

The most recent terrorist attacks carried out by ISIS sleeper cells have exposed a serious security failure in Belgium.

Migrant Dilemma

Motives behind Escalating Security and Terrorist Threats following the Munich Attack

The July 22 attack in Munich serves as a reminder that lone wolf terrorist attacks are increasing in European states.

Multi-pronged Preemption

Morocco's Policies for Curbing the Phenomenon of Terrorism

Morocco applies a mixture of political, security and religious aspects, as part of preemptive state measures to counter terrorism.

Emergency Normalization

Turkey's Four Motives for Restoring Relations with Russia

Four motives behind Turkey's efforts to reinstate relations with Russia.

How will the Tunisian government face current domestic challenges?

Various factors are pushing the new government to apply short-term measures to contain negative repercussions.

Future for Advanced Research and Studies

Strategic Interests

Pillars of Stronger UAE-India Partnership

The UAE and India together represent a distinguished model of strategic partnerships.

Ibrahim Ghaly

Border wall construction increases in the Middle East

Several countries in the region have begun constructing border walls, representing a direct reflection of the rise in security threats.

Future for Advanced Research and Studies

Parallel armies and their impact on Middle East stability

National armies are no longer the only organizations to legitimately monopolize military force in some regional states...

Future for Advanced Research and Studies

Consequences of Terrorist Attacks Targeting the Economy

The frequency of terror attacks which target economic installations in the Middle East has increased in recent times...

Future for Advanced Research and Studies

Withdrawal from Society

Will Isolationist Takfiri Groups Spread after ISIS Retreat?

On the retrogression of ISIS’ experience and the increasing number of isolationist takfiri groups

Mohamed Basyouni

The rising phenomenon of scenes of dramatic violence in the region

Several countries in the region have witnessed acts of violence which included the drama displayed on both local and global screens

Future for Advanced Research and Studies

Overlapping Calculations

Dimensions and Motives of Jordan's Role in Libyan Crisis

Jordan has taken an interest in Libya, serving an important role in the crisis.

Dr. Nadia Saad-Elddin

Citizen Detective

Challenges and Approaches to Disrupting Terrorist attacks

As terrorist attacks have become more complex, security agencies need to rethink their strategies in order to prevent such attacks.

Mohamed Basyouni

International Experience

Requisites for Effective “Safe Zones” in Conflict Areas in the Region

The establishment of "safe" zones require a specific set of measures in order for them to be implemented successfully.

Mustafa Shafiq Alam