You are welcome for a free lecture and discussions on Friends and Foes in the Middle East coming Thursday March 12 th, 17 o'clock at The Hague University of Applied Sciences with Paolo de Mas, director of the Morocco Institute Johanna Westerdijkplein 75, Protected content Den Haag, Room: OV1.51 Organisation and information: Protected content or Protected content . We hope to meet you.
Paolo de Mas examines the regional power structure in the Middle East, following the emergence of the Islamic State and the increasing political turmoil in Iraq and Syria. To what extent are these regional conflicts intensified by sectarian and ethnic divisions? Which parties/countries can be considered as regional power players? What are the stakes of regional players such as Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Turkey in their neighboring states? What are their strategies and tactics?
Following this 45-minute lecture, there will be a discussion. Moderators: drs. Marianne Beelaerts (Mae Be Productions for urban youth) and Dania Putri (third-year student International Public Management).