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Political Economy of the Arab Uprising

The Arab Uprising is the consequence of the structural crisis of the rentier state engaged with a neo-liberal regime implemented by authoritarian rulers. The people have removed the authoritarian rulers but does that change the nature of the state and its preference for a neo-liberal regime?

US AND IRAQ-End of the Crisis

End of the Crisis? Girijesh Pant In US-Iraq diplomatic brinkmanship, unlike in 1991 when Saddam Hussain lost because of his miscalculation, in 1997 it has been advantage Saddam so far. The allies of the US, especially France and Germany, have refused to toe the US line and Saddam has played his cards well in the Arab world too.
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