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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2017) 28 (2): 106–124.
Published: 01 June 2017
...George Koukoudakis The European Union should consider Turkey a core actor for implementing the Southern Energy Corridor that will serve Europe's main energy security strategy: diversification of routes and suppliers of energy. At the same time, the EU should pay attention not only to Ankara's...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2009) 20 (2): 113–137.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Cruces, N. Mex. Russia, China, and the Energy-Security Politics of the Caspian Sea Region after the Cold War Gregory Hall and Tiara Grant In this essay we examine the interests and policies of Russia and China, respectively, in the Caspian Sea region since the...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2015) 26 (3): 49–66.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Tehran and Ankara can contribute to Europe's energy security. Gawdat Bahgat is professor of national security at the Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies, National Defense University, Washington, DC. His areas of expertise include the Middle East, energy security, and US foreign policy...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2014) 25 (1): 54–64.
Published: 01 March 2014
... zone can transform the island into a regional energy hub and an important pillar for Europe’s energy security and diversification. At the same time, these discoveries can create an additional impetus to end the long division of the island. Ambassador Andreas D. Mavroyiannis is the permanent...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2013) 24 (3): 6–19.
Published: 01 September 2013
... priorities, such as the shift of global power to the Pacific, the revival of the US economy, and security challenges such as energy security and cyber defense. Magnus Nordenman is managing editor of the Mediterranean Quarterly and deputy director of the Brent Scowcroft Center on International...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2004) 15 (1): 93–104.
Published: 01 March 2004
... foreign sources will continue to grow. Maintaining a key, stable, and diversiﬁed stream of foreign oil will be vital to U.S. national security. According to the National Energy Plan developed by Vice President Richard Cheney’s task force in 2001, “Energy security is a fundamental component to national...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2017) 28 (3): 68–92.
Published: 01 September 2017
... gas reserves, plays a vital role in maintaining global energy security at a time when oil represents approximately 37 percent and natural gas approximately 26 per- cent of global energy consumption. Any disruptions or, worse, stoppages of the supply of oil and gas (in the form of liquefied...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2013) 24 (1): 38–56.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Cyprus have located offshore gas deposits more than sufficient to significantly diminish, if not end, their dependence on imported energy and enhance their energy security over the very long term. Additional sig- nificant amounts of offshore energy are continuing to be discovered off Israel, while...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2013) 24 (1): 12–37.
Published: 01 March 2013
.... Comprehen- sive development and utilization of alternative energy (nuclear and renewable power) would contribute to Egypt’s energy security and economic prosperity. Oil The Anglo-Egyptian Oilfields, a joint venture between British Petroleum (BP) and Shell, developed...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2012) 23 (3): 34–51.
Published: 01 September 2012
... has depended since the Camp David Accords. Five new or renewed threats (Egypt, energy sup- plies, nonstate actors, Iran, and Arab democracy) relating to the Arab Spring can be considered as the most detrimental to Israeli security. Egypt Israel’s security has long...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2015) 26 (2): 80–98.
Published: 01 June 2015
...’ leadership.”48 In 2014, Symantec, an Internet security company, detailed Dragonfly. This complex series of attacks targeted “energy grid operators, major electricity 43. Ibid. 44. Symantec Official Blog, “Stuxnet 0.5: The Missing Link,” 26 February 2013, www.symantec.com /connect/blogs/stuxnet...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2002) 13 (1): 86–108.
Published: 01 March 2002
... to the region and has importance for global security.22 The transfer of nuclear technology, the potential ecological crises related to the production of nuclear raw materials and energy, and the dangers inherent in existing stockpiles are among the main threats to a peaceful and stable...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2017) 28 (2): 4–29.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Deborah Sanders Traditional maritime security challenges have returned to the Black Sea, and this has had a negative effect on the ability of the six littoral states to address newer security challenges. Traditional maritime security challenges include the buildup of Russian forces in Crimea, the...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2018) 29 (1): 70–95.
Published: 01 March 2018
...P. R. Kumaraswamy; Manjari Singh The ability of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to provide basic food to its citizens and inhabitants and thus ensure food security has been hampered by a host of physiological factors and resource constraints. Some of the periodic social upheavals and violence are...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2007) 18 (2): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Dora Bakoyannis Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2007 Dora Bakoyannis is foreign minister of Greece. This essay is adapted from a speech at the international conference “Solving the Security Puzzle in the Mediterranean and the Broader Middle East,” held in Athens on 24 November 2006...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2003) 14 (4): 56–67.
Published: 01 December 2003
... weapons program. The fact that the International Atomic Energy Agency had determined that American charges that Iraq was clandestinely seeking to acquire uranium ore from Niger were based on fabrications encouraged the Security Council opposition as well as the majority opinion that, whatever threat...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2007) 18 (2): 141–145.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Robert J. Pranger Bat Ye'or: Eurabia: The Euro-Arab Axis . Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2005. 384 pages. ISBN 0-8386-4077-X. $23.95. Raffaella A. Del Sarto: Contested State Identities and Regional Security in the Euro-Mediterranean Area . New York: Palgrave Macmillan...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2004) 15 (4): 186–202.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Benjamin Kline Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2004 Benjamin Kline is professor of history at De Amza College, Cupertino,California. The Changing Social Environment of Modern Ireland: Immigration and the Issues of Politics, Economics, and Security...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2000) 11 (1): 24–48.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Page 24 The Mediterranean and Its Security Agenda Stephen Blank The war in Kosovo has kept Balkan issues atop the agendas of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization and the United States, but we should remem...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2015) 26 (1): 77–96.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Simone Dossi As political instability challenges China’s growing interests in the Mediterranean region, the European Union might prove to be the right partner for Beijing. This essay assesses the prospects for EU-Chinese security cooperation in the region. A shared doctrinal concern with...