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Unrest in the middle east and north africa and its impact on us homeland security just about a month ago, on march 2, this sub-committee met to hear testimony of. Writer tarek osman traces many of the current problems in the middle east to the secret sykes-picot agreement of 1916. Middle east mayhem could clobber exxon mobil trefis team, contributor as protests topple regimes in the middle east and africa, xom could get pinched in recent. The sun may have set on the empire, but its impact is still felt in the region today how the british screwed up the middle east, in 10 classic cartoons by. With instability in the middle east driving oil prices higher, huge cracks are widening in the global economy in an effort to broaden the conversation about middle east unrest and its impacts on oil prices and economies, the post carbon institute offers six informed perspectives on what to expect. Saudi and its gulf allies - who are the last remaining organised arab political entity in the middle east - are now faced with fighting proxy wars on three fronts as.
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Risks and instability in the middle east and north africa in 2016 january 14, 2016 there is no easy way to provide an overview of all of the risks and issues that will shape the stability of the middle east and north africa (mena) in 2016. Stratfor provides its perspective on the ongoing unrest in the middle east and north africa (with stratfor map.
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Political unrest in the middle east middle east experts talked about the recent anti-government protests and political unrest in north africa and the middle eastamong the topics they addressed were past uprisings, the origins of current protests, and the potential impact of the unrest on the israeli-palestinian peace process. Political unrest hits economic prospects in the middle east the political turmoil that has spread across the middle east since the fall of the tunisian government. Middle east and north africa unrest: implications for oil and natural gas markets congressional research service summary political unrest in the middle east and north africa (mena) has contributed to higher oil prices. World war i may have ended in 1918, but the violence it triggered in the middle east still hasn't come to an end arbitrary borders drawn by self-interested imperial powers have left a legacy that the region has not been able to overcome.