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Czech(oslovak)-African Relations, Part 1: Historical Perspective
#Libya , #Mozambique , #Ethiopia , #ColdWarDiplomacy , #CzechoslovakiaInAfrica , #HistoricalRelations , #EthiopianRelations , #AfricanIndependence , #ColdWarPolitics , #InternationalEducation , #DiplomaticHistory , #AfricaRelations , #GlobalSouthEducation , #CzechHistory , #CommunistDiplomacy , #Czechoslovakia, #CzechAfricanTies , #Egypt , #Ghana , #Guinea , #Mali , #Sudan , #Algeria , #Congo , #Angola,

Czech(oslovak)-African Relations, Part 1: Historical Perspective

Jan Záhořík

2024-07-11 14:32

"Uncovering the intriguing Cold War alliances and educational exchanges that shaped Czech(oslovak)-African relations."

Fragile Ethiopia: An insight from Amhara and Oromia regions
#ConflictAnalysis , #Amhara , #Ethiopia , #Oromia , #SocioPolitical , #PublicSentiment , #DailyLife , #EconomicImpact , #LocalMilitias , #AbiyAhmed,

Fragile Ethiopia: An insight from Amhara and Oromia regions

Jan Záhořík

2024-07-02 11:40

"The paper examines the socio-political turmoil in Amhara and Oromia regions, detailing local conflicts, public sentiment, and the impact on daily life"

Recruiting or training Syrians?
#Geopolitics , #Russia , #MilitaryTraining , #Tartus , #Division25 , #UkraineConflict , #Drones , #SyrianArmy , #MilitaryExercises,

Recruiting or training Syrians?

Issam Khoury

2024-06-24 07:00

Russian-Syrian military exercises at Tartus aimed at training and recruiting Syrian forces for Russian military operations, especially in Ukraine.

Iraqi Crisis Merchants
#HumanitarianCrisis , #IraqRefugeeCrisis , #Corruption, #Exploitation , #RefugeeRights , #Migration,

Iraqi Crisis Merchants

Issam Khoury

2024-06-13 10:34

"Refugees in Iraq face exorbitant fees for residency permits, turning them into commodities in a system rife with corruption and exploitation."

The Proliferation of ISIS-Affiliated Groups in Africa: Examining the Dynamics in Mozambique, Sahel, and Puntland
#Governance , #Sahel , #Security , #Africa , #Terrorism , #ISIS , #Mozambique , #Puntland , #Militancy,

The Proliferation of ISIS-Affiliated Groups in Africa: Examining the Dynamics in Mozambique, Sahel, and Puntla

Fuat Emir Şefkatli

2024-06-03 10:07

"ISIS expands further in the Sahel, Mozambique, and Puntland, leveraging propaganda and exploiting governance issues to strengthen control."

What Perceptions Do Iranians Hold Towards Syrian Druze?
#DruzeCommunity , #MiddleEastTensions , #SyriaConflict , #Suwayda , #IranianMilitias , #SecurityRisks , #CivilUnrest,

What Perceptions Do Iranians Hold Towards Syrian Druze?

Issam Khoury

2024-05-24 08:34

"Rising tensions in Suwayda as Iranian-backed militias deploy, escalating security risks and local unrest."

Addis Ababa as part of the conflict in Ethiopia
#AddisAbaba , #HumanRights , #EthnicTensions , #EthiopiaConflict , #Oromo , #Amhara , #Tigray , #UrbanGrowth , #PoliticalDisputes , #DemographicChanges,

Addis Ababa as part of the conflict in Ethiopia

Jan Záhořík

2024-05-21 08:43

"Addis Ababa's conflict involves Tigray, Amhara, and Oromo divisions, with significant demographic changes and political tensions exacerbating the situation."

Prospects and Challenges for Peacekeeping in Africa Amidst Rising Security Threats
#HornOfAfrica , #Militias , #Sahel , #Africa , #Terrorism , #PeaceOperations , #SecurityThreats , #Instability , #Peacekeeping , #RegionalConflict,

Prospects and Challenges for Peacekeeping in Africa Amidst Rising Security Threats

Fuat Emir Şefkatli

2024-05-16 09:57

"Peace operations in Africa face significant challenges from terrorist organizations and militias, risking increased instability in Sahel and Horn of Africa"

Middle East and Africa: Insights from the Pilsen Workshop
#InternationalRelations, #Geopolitics , #HornOfAfrica , #Africa , #PilsenWorkshop , #UniversityOfWestBohemia , #History , #ItaloOttomanWar , #ColonialHistory ,

Middle East and Africa: Insights from the Pilsen Workshop

2024-05-15 10:45

Examining historical and geopolitical complexities in the Middle East and Africa, focusing on the Italo-Ottoman War, Horn of Africa and Syria.

The Islamic Resistance in Bahrain against Israel
#InternationalRelations, #RegionalSecurity , #Militias , #Security , #Bahrain , #SarayaAlAshtar , #Israel , #Iran , #GulfPolitics ,

The Islamic Resistance in Bahrain against Israel

Issam Khoury

2024-05-14 16:41

"Islamic Resistance in Bahrain's Saraya al-Ashtar targeted an Israeli company, raising concerns about Iranian-backed militias threatening regional security."

The Role of Local Militias in Shaping Sudan’s Ongoing Civil War
#HumanitarianCrisis , #Sudan, #SudanConflict , #CivilWar , #Khartoum , #Darfur , #EthnicTensions , #MilitiaDynamics , #PeaceEfforts,

The Role of Local Militias in Shaping Sudan’s Ongoing Civil War

Fuat Emir Şefkatli

2024-05-09 16:30

"Sudan's civil war risks complicating peace with shifting power among militias and tribal politics, potentially leading to ethnic cleansing."

The Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) Mystery from China to Syria
#SyriaConflict , #RegionalStability , #GlobalJihad , #TurkistanIslamicParty , #InternationalSecurity,

The Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) Mystery from China to Syria

Issam Khoury

2024-05-08 11:01

"TIP strengthens as a key player in Syria's ongoing conflict."

Nigeria’s New Era, Part 3: Issue of Ethnic and National Identity
#Nigeria , #NationalUnity , #EthnicIdentity , #ColonialLegacy , #BiafraWar , #Corruption , #PoliticalReform , #SocioEconomicDevelopment,

Nigeria’s New Era, Part 3: Issue of Ethnic and National Identity

Jan Záhořík

2024-05-07 11:51

"Nigeria's ethnic identity crises, colonial impacts, and the need for reforms to foster unity and mitigate corruption."

Orient Weekly Watch: CSIORS Edition - Saturday, April 27th, 2024
Amr-Talaat, Marius-Skuodis, ICT-collaboration, Digital-transformation, Morocco-citrus-exports, Brazil-market-access, International-Agricultural-Show, Bilateral-trade-cooperation, Algeria-Tunisia-Libya, Regional-Stability, Economic-Cooperation, Security-Strategies,

Orient Weekly Watch: CSIORS Edition - Saturday, April 27th, 2024

2024-04-27 18:22

Let us navigate the Middle East nuances: Egypt and Lithuania ICT collaboration; Morocco's export market; consultative meeting in Tunis.

Deportation of Syrians from Iraq
#MiddleEastPolitics, #InternationalLaw , #SyrianRefugees , #HumanRights , #Deportation , #RefugeeCrisis ,

Deportation of Syrians from Iraq

Issam Khoury

2024-04-24 10:21

"Iraq's crackdown on Syrian refugees involves detentions and deportations, highlighting serious human rights issues."

Orient Weekly Watch: CSIORS Edition - Friday, April 19th, 2024
World-Bank , Libyan-Economy, Economic-Growth , Stability-Oil-Sector, Cyprus-Halts-Asylum, Syrian-Refugees-Lebanon , Malta-Pushbacks-Libya, Greek-Island-Hotspots, Jordan-Reopens-Airspace , Iraq-Lebanon-Airspace-Reopen, Iran-Attacks-Israel , Israeli-Gaza-Tensions,

Orient Weekly Watch: CSIORS Edition - Friday, April 19th, 2024

2024-04-19 15:53

Let us navigate the Middle East nuances: economic expansion in Libya; Syrians asylum requests blocked; Jordan's airspaces reopen.

The Embassy War or the Spy Nest War
israel, #InternationalRelations, #Geopolitics , #EmbassyWar , #MiddleEastEspionage , #DiplomaticConflict , #IranIsraelRelations , #CovertOperations , #Iran,

The Embassy War or the Spy Nest War

Issam Khoury

2024-04-17 20:18

Explore the "Embassy War": A look at how diplomatic sites double as military hubs in Middle East espionage and conflict.

Nigeria’s New Era, Part 2: Banditry, Violence, Insecurity and the Legacies of President Buhari
#Nigeria , #WestAfrica , #BuhariLegacy , #Insecurity , #Violence , #Banditry , #SocioEconomicIssues ,

Nigeria’s New Era, Part 2: Banditry, Violence, Insecurity and the Legacies of President Buhari

Jan Záhořík

2024-04-15 09:56

Dive into the roots of Nigeria's insecurity and the impact of Buhari's policies in "Nigeria's New Era Part 2"

Orient Weekly Watch: CSIORS Edition - Friday, April 12th, 2024
European-Parliament, Migration-Pact, Asylum-Procedures, Refugee-Distribution, GIE-Monétique , Mobile-Payment , Interoperability, Algerian-Media, Saudi-Arabia , Tech-Thrive , Innovation-Ecosystem, Global-Leadership,

Orient Weekly Watch: CSIORS Edition - Friday, April 12th, 2024

2024-04-12 16:28

Let us navigate the Middle East nuances: new migration agreement for Morocco; mobile payment in Algeria; innovations on Saudi Arabia's tech scene.

Nigeria’s New Era, Part 1: Economic reforms, ECOWAS, and the role of Nigeria in West Africa
#Nigeria , #WestAfrica , #SecurityChallenges , #ECOWAS , #EconomicReform , #TinubuReforms , #AfricanPolitics , #SocioEconomicInequality , #AntiCorruption,

Nigeria’s New Era, Part 1: Economic reforms, ECOWAS, and the role of Nigeria in West Africa

Jan Záhořík

2024-04-10 13:32

"Nigeria's pivotal role in ECOWAS & its reforms under Tinubu could redefine West Africa's socio-economic landscape & security dynamics."

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