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Can the UN address root causes of conflict? Arab Spring case study

The Arab Spring was a revolutionary wave of both violent and non-violent demonstrations, protests, riots, coups and civil wars in North Africa. ymphotos/shutterstock

The Arab Spring was a revolutionary wave of both violent and non-violent demonstrations, protests, riots, coups and civil wars in North Africa. ymphotos/shutterstock Tuba Turan, Altinbas University From 2010 to 2012, Arab states in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region experienced dramatic upheavals in what came to be known as the Arab Spring. These popular uprisings were triggered …

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La integración latinoamericana ante la encrucijada del coronavirus

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Shutterstock / Harvepino Ángeles Sánchez Díez, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid y Laura Pérez Ortiz, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid La integración regional en América Latina vive un momento decisivo ante los importantes retos del futuro más inmediato. Si ya antes de la pandemia el escenario económico y social latinoamericano no era bueno, ahora ha empeorado. Los organismos internacionales estiman importantes caídas …

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It’s time for the UK to review its support for the Iran nuclear deal – nuclear expert

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An atomic energy exhibition in Tehran. Inspired by Maps/Shutterstock Ian J Stewart, King’s College London The US killing of Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani and Iran’s announcement that it will no longer abide by restrictions on enrichment agreed under the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement mean that it’s now time for the UK to reexamine its support for that deal. Agreed …

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