Sectarianism after the Arab Spring

January 2014
Air & Space Power Journal: Afrique et Francophonie;2014 1st Quarter, Vol. 5 Issue 1, Special section p89
Academic Journal
A reprint of the article "Sectarianism after the Arab Spring: An Exaggerated Spectre," published by the European Think Tanks Group Foundation for International Relations and Foreign Dialogue (FRIDE) in June 2012 is presented. Topics discussed include sectarianism in the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) Region, increase in sectarian rifts from the Arab Spring uprisings in 2011 and divergences in religious and political aspects between Muslim sects Sunnis in Saudi Arabia and Shias in Iran.


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