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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (4): 37–56.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Mohamed A. El-Khawas Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2004 Mohamed A. El-Khawas is professor of history and political science at the University of the District of Columbia. Brain Drain: Putting Africa between a Rock and a Hard Place Mohamed...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (4): 88–115.
Published: 01 December 2002
... as Moroccans and not to negoti- ate. In the meantime, the war had become a major economic drain and more costly than any of the belligerents had expected. For Morocco it had cost an estimated $548 million a year and an external debt burden of $25 billion...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 107–123.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Refugee Crisis Drain Jordan of Its Water?” Time, 4 April 2013, world.time.com/2013/04/04/how-­syrias-­refugee-­crisis-­is-­draining-­jordans-­scarce-­water-­supply/. 27. Jo·zef Gayer, “International Conference on Participatory Processes in Water Management,” Water International 24, no. 3 (1999): 277...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (3): 34–40.
Published: 01 September 2003
... acts. The swamps where terrorists are incubated must be drained, and the issues that the demagogues exploit to recruit terrorists need to be addressed. In the Balkans, a region that suffered undue hardships in recent years, terrorism and organized crime have joined forces to disrupt the orderly...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (2): 40–47.
Published: 01 June 2006
... that future EU reserves in such institutions as the European Invest- ment Bank are not drained by any one country. Ankara’s dependence on Arab oil and growing support for Turkish nation- alism are already pressuring the country to continuously reassess its posi- tion visvis this region. Turkey has been...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (2): 38–46.
Published: 01 June 2004
... on rains instead of irrigation are also contributing factors. Moreover, ethnic and reli- gious conflicts continue to drain meager resources away from development. The two-year (1998 to 2000) war between Ethiopia and Eritrea diverted Theodros Dagne is a specialist in African affairs...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (1): 33–41.
Published: 01 March 2008
... described as “unwinnable.” The Turkish General Staff has also already decided that an occupation is not an acceptable option and has reportedly told the government that the best possible outcome of a permanent presence would be the creation of a rump client state similar to Northern Cyprus, a drain...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (1): 23–33.
Published: 01 March 2006
... and Britain intervened on the side of the shah. Until that time, the United States had enjoyed a reser- voir of goodwill in Iran. For twenty-five years after the fall of Musaddiq, the United States helped the shah control his people and in the process drained the reservoir. Then in 1978 – 79, a large...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (3): 16–25.
Published: 01 September 2010
... against Iran. The first was called “Operation Brain Drain,” an attempt to target employees of the Iranian nuclear program to induce their defection, together with whatever documentary information they could steal as they were going out the door. Defectors were promised large sums of money...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (3): 1–11.
Published: 01 September 2002
... that make them and ultimately the international system of states will not survive. That is why the war on terrorism is of unsurpassed importance. For all the realities of globalization that have drained authority from the state, no other basic entity...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (4): 161–164.
Published: 01 December 2000
... pathology is draining out of Greek-Turkish rela- tions is particularly welcome. Özbudun’s central thesis is that Turkey has a relatively long democratic tradition dating from its emergence from single-party authoritarianism in the 1940s, albeit one...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (4): 165–167.
Published: 01 December 2000
... pathology is draining out of Greek-Turkish rela- tions is particularly welcome. Özbudun’s central thesis is that Turkey has a relatively long democratic tradition dating from its emergence from single-party authoritarianism in the 1940s, albeit one...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (4): 168–170.
Published: 01 December 2000
... pathology is draining out of Greek-Turkish rela- tions is particularly welcome. Özbudun’s central thesis is that Turkey has a relatively long democratic tradition dating from its emergence from single-party authoritarianism in the 1940s, albeit one...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (4): 1–12.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... MQ 12.4-01 Lugar 10/16/01 1:04 PM Page 11 Lugar: Nunn-Lugar—A Tool for the New U.S.-Russian Strategic Relationship 11 Brain Drain A second area in need of additional attention and funding concerns efforts to employ...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (4): 62–73.
Published: 01 December 2002
.... In July 2001, Kenyan officials closed the border with Somalia because of illegal arms smuggling into Kenya. The presence of large numbers of Somali refugees has also drained resources. Kenya’s objective seems to be the formation of an all-inclusive...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (2): 46–59.
Published: 01 June 2003
... decision to adopt the more open economic policies required to enter the global economic mainstream is a sine qua non for sustainable economic development parallel to but extending beyond the oil project. Fourth, the revival of economic hope is key to draining a potential swamp for recruiting...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2009
...: Winter 2009 about the heavy fiscal drain of the Iraq war on the federal budget. A veteran of policy planning in the US Department of State, Haas was sensitive to a basic principle of such effort, that the scope of proposed policies be tailored to avail- able resources unless a case can be made...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (1): 102–115.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Before the Horse? Kevin K. Frank Extricating countries from poverty and lifting them into the international economy is an obvious goal of the international community. Nations that are self-sustaining and a functioning part of the international system do not drain...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (3): 6–19.
Published: 01 September 2013
... strategy.9 Indeed, counterinsurgency itself soon melded with the war on terror construct and was viewed as the strategic tool to be used to “drain the Middle Eastern swamp” of terrorists by reconstruc- tion, development, and democratization. Interestingly, this approach is not unlike the one...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (3): 102–117.
Published: 01 September 2005
... is an understandably appealing idea. It doesn’t put American soldiers in harm’s way. It is nonviolent, market friendly, and holds the promise of ‘draining the swamp’ where terrorists are assumed to thrive. And it doesn’t require a line in the federal budget.”3 This logic was compelling enough to ensure...