Ortadoğu da Bölgesel Düzen ve Arap Baharı

Since the end of the Cold War, what kind of a new regional system would appear in parallel with this important change in international system in the Middle East both has been discussed in intellectual terms, and also has led to major power struggles among regional and external actors. This process has been affected both by international developments such as the 9/11 attacks and also by the changes taking place in the region. The U.S., which became a dominant power in the international system and in the region after the end of the Cold War, made several attempts to establish a new regional system in the Middle East. However, those attempts sometimes failed, sometimes were transformed, and sometimes led to unexpected consequences. Because each time the U.S. had to “negotiate” with regional actors and their policies. In this context, not only anti-U.S. Actors but also allies of the U.S. defied the policies of Washington. The process called “Arab Spring” appeared in such a context. This time, how is the regional policy being shaped in this critical process, which was not launched by the U.S. but in which the U.S. was involved afterwards? Lastly, this paper is seeking answers to this question. In this context, the article examines continuing and changing features of the regional system.
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Citation Formats
M. Altunışık, “Ortadoğu da Bölgesel Düzen ve Arap Baharı,” Ortadoğu Etütleri, pp. 71–78, 2013, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/82013.