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Dr Simon Mabon

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Since then, with questions about the release of a number of classified pages of the 9/11 commission report, along with increasing concerns at the kingdom’s human rights record, the relationship between Riyadh and Washington is at the lowest point in decades. This briefing by Dr Simon Mabon offers an explanation for the deterioration of the relationship between the two. [post_title] => FPC Briefing: Saudi Arabia – US Relations and the Failure of Riyadh’s Securitization Project [post_excerpt] => Following the signing of the nuclear deal between the P5+1 and Iran in late 2015, relations between Saudi Arabia and the United States have become increasingly fractious. Since then, with questions about the release of a number of classified pages of the 9/11 commission report, along with increasing concerns at the kingdom’s human rights record, the relationship between Riyadh and Washington is at the lowest point in decades. This briefing by Dr Simon Mabon offers an explanation for the deterioration of the relationship between the two. 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[post_title] => FPC Briefing: Preventing Violence Against Women: The Case of Iraq [post_excerpt] => In this FPC Briefing Research Associate Dr Simon Mabon and Ludovicia Di Giorgi examine the deteriorating situation regarding violence against women in Iraq, in areas both under Government and ISIS control. 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This new briefing by Dr Simon Mabon builds upon these arguments to suggest that there are also strategic reasons for helping with the crisis that could contribute to the response to ISIS. [post_title] => FPC Briefing: The Moral and the Strategic-The UK’s Response to the Syrian Crisis [post_excerpt] => In recent days there has been a great deal of debate surrounding the humanitarian imperatives for aiding refugees from the Middle East. This new briefing by Dr Simon Mabon builds upon these arguments to suggest that there are also strategic reasons for helping with the crisis that could contribute to the response to ISIS. 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[post_title] => FPC Briefing: Daesh, Geopolitics and the Resurgence of Pan Arabism? [post_excerpt] => FPC Research Associate Dr Simon Mabon and his colleague Lucia Ardovini analyse the response of key regional actors in the Middle East to the rising threat of daesh (ISIS/ISIL), looking at differing Iranian, Saudi and Egyptian approaches. 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[post_title] => FPC Briefing: Constructing Sectarianisms and Conflict in the Middle East [post_excerpt] => 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. [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => open [post_password] => [post_name] => fpc-briefing-constructing-sectarianisms-and-conflict-in-the-middle-east [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-11-28 12:12:57 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-11-28 12:12:57 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://fpc.clearhonestdesign.com/fpc-briefing-constructing-sectarianisms-and-conflict-in-the-middle-east/ [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) )
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