August 25, 2012

The Roots of the Arab Spring

Nikolas Gvosdev, World Politics Review

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For the past year and a half, the Arab Spring has convulsed the Middle East. It has resulted in the overthrow of four leaders who only two years before seemed destined to rule for life, plunged another country into a fratricidal civil war and placed even long-established monarchies under renewed political and economic stress.

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TAGGED: Tunisia, Egypt, Arab Spring

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