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FPC Briefing: Constructing Sectarianisms and Conflict in the Middle East

By Dr Simon Mabon.

Dr Simon Mabon explores the geo-political competition between Saudi Arabia and Iran, looking at how this struggle impacts on local sectarian tensions in Syria, Iraq, Bahrain and Lebanon.

Download FPC Briefing: Constructing Sectarianisms (450 kilobyte PDF)