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Middle East Symposium

‘The Middle East: Revolution, Democracy or Civil Wars?’

On Wednesday 9 March 2011, PIR organised a symposium on the ongoing changes taking place in the ME. Speakers discussed with students the meaning of the current uprisings and revolutions and their major implications on Middle East domestic and regional politics.

Speakers included:

Dr. Samir Altaqi, Visiting Scholar (Centre for Syrian Studies, University of St Andrews)

Dr. Andrea Teti, Lecturer of International Relations and Middle East Politics (University of Aberdeen)

Dr. Adham Saouli, Lecturer of International Relations and Middle East Politics (University of Edinburgh)

The Symposium was chaired by Dr. Ewan Stein, (Current Postdoctoral Fellow at CASAW and new Lecturer at PIR, University of Edinburgh)

Edinburgh Students