Marina Ottaway

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Name: Marina Ottaway
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Kurdish oil tanker near Texas signals US policy change

A tanker fueled with Kurdish oil is two days away from reaching a U.S. port, might signal a change in the U.S.' position towards Iraq, say experts.A ship, the United Kalavrvt, loaded with oil from Iraqi Kurdistan which left the Turkish port of Ceyhan ... [Published Turkish Weekly - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

US Invasion of Iraq Haunts Obama Policy in Syria

“Don’t do stupid stuff.”President Obama is known for saying that – or a more colorful version of that sentence – in private conversations, according to those close to him. It’s a lesson he drew watching his predecessor, former President George W. Bush, ... [Published VOA News - Jul 17 2014]
Entities: Syria, Barack Obama, Iraq
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Egyptians uncertain about future under President Sisi

A year ago, many hailed him as their saviour for overthrowing President Mohammed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood.They elected him president in May, with a 97% majority of votes cast.Now Egyptians are trying to find out how retired field marshal-turned-President ... [Published BBC - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Kerry Finds U.S. Vision a Hard Sell Amid Mideast Turmoil

Secretary of State John Kerry ’s Mideast trip this week has been a lesson in the limits of U.S. power and the difficulty of telling friend from foe in a land where alliances can shift as readily as desert sands.Shortly after Kerry tried to promote cooperation ... [Published Bloomberg - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

African migrants in the Middle East and North Africa: Separate line of theorizing needed

cc FTHow African migrants in the two regions are treated is determined by a number of factors, which should be examined for comprehensive understanding, including the domestic political and economic conditions in the host state, relations between neighbouring ... [Published Pambazuka News - Jun 26 2014]
Entities: Morocco, Refugees, Egypt
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Can the US avoid another devastating war in Iraq?

Three years after American troops withdrew, rising insurgent group ISIS tests Obama's antiwar stanceupdown CloseLess than four years after the withdrawal of American troops, Iraq is once again descending into chaos and violence. Islamist insurgents from ... [Published The Verge - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 16 2014 - 1 reports

Syria Deeply: Top Takeaways from a Week of Turmoil

Dear Deeply Readers,   The unimaginable has a way of happening fairly often these days in the space in and around Syria’s war. This week it was a nightmare scenario, unfolding in the march of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) on Mosul ... [Published Impunity Watch - Jun 16 2014]
Entities: Syria, Iraq, Shia Islam, Kurds
First reported Apr 30 2014 - Updated Apr 30 2014 - 1 reports

Future of Kurdish oil uncertain as Iraq goes to polls

Experts believe result of April 30 general elections in Iraq not likely to clear uncertainities over Irbil-Baghdad oil disputeANKARA - As Iraq goes to polls on Wednesday to elect its parliament, experts suggest different scenarios on the possible effects ... [Published Turkish Press - Apr 30 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Academics, Experts Urge Obama to Press Saudi Officials on Egypt Repression

Washington, DC, March 29, 2014 --( PR.com )-- A group of prominent American academics and Middle East experts today published an open letter to President Obama urging him use the opportunity presented by his upcoming visit to Riyadh to challenge Saudi ... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 10 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Canada ‘concerned’ after Tunisia denies entry to a dozen Israelis aboard Norwegian Jade cruise ship

About a dozen Israelis were denied entry to a port in Tunis on Sunday, singled out from among hundreds of tourists when the Tunisian government refused them the right to get off a cruise ship. According to holidaymakers on the Norwegian Jade , cruise ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Mar 10 2014]

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"the problem is that by providing support to maliki in a situation where the population is very divided is going to be interpreted in iraq as us support for war against sunnis" says Marina Ottaway, a senior scholar at the Wilson Center and an expert on Middle East politics...

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Kurdish oil tanker near Texas signals US policy... [Published Turkish Weekly - Jul 25 2014]
US Invasion of Iraq Haunts Obama Policy in Syria [Published VOA News - Jul 17 2014]
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Kerry Finds U.S. Vision a Hard Sell Amid Mideas... [Published Bloomberg - Jun 27 2014]
African migrants in the Middle East and North A... [Published Pambazuka News - Jun 26 2014]
Can the US avoid another devastating war in Iraq? [Published The Verge - Jun 24 2014]
Syria Deeply: Top Takeaways from a Week of Turmoil [Published Impunity Watch - Jun 16 2014]
Future of Kurdish oil uncertain as Iraq goes to... [Published Turkish Press - Apr 30 2014]
U.S. Academics, Experts Urge Obama to Press Sau... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Mar 29 2014]
Canada ‘concerned’ after Tunisia denies entry t... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Mar 10 2014]
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Syria Deeply: Top Takeaways from a Week of Turmoil [Published Impunity Watch - Jun 16 2014]
Dear Deeply Readers,   The unimaginable has a way of happening fairly often these days in the space in and around Syria’s war. This week it was a nightmare scenario, unfolding in the march of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) on Mosul ...
U.S. Academics, Experts Urge Obama to Press Sau... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Mar 29 2014]
Washington, DC, March 29, 2014 --( PR.com )-- A group of prominent American academics and Middle East experts today published an open letter to President Obama urging him use the opportunity presented by his upcoming visit to Riyadh to challenge Saudi ...
Canada ‘concerned’ after Tunisia denies entry t... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Mar 10 2014]
About a dozen Israelis were denied entry to a port in Tunis on Sunday, singled out from among hundreds of tourists when the Tunisian government refused them the right to get off a cruise ship. According to holidaymakers on the Norwegian Jade , cruise ...
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