Year 2018, Volume 2, Issue 3, Pages 33 - 48 2018-12-26

SYRIAN CRISIS IN SCOPE OF THE US-RUSSIAN COMPETITION IN MIDDLE EAST

Serdar YURTSEVER [1] , Abubaker ALAMAILES [2]

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This study addresses the issue of the competition between the United States and Russia in the Middle East. The study examines the most important aspects which the two powers are competing for in the Middle East. These aspects include: geopolitical field, energy field and arms race. To better understand the US-Russia competition in the Middle East, the current Syrian crisis is taken as a case study. The investigation shows that the attitudes of the United States and Russia have been contradictory and disagreeable in Syria. The strategic interests and objectives that one party seeks to achieve are contrary to the interests and objectives of the competing party. As a final result, the study proved that what is happening in Syria represents the sharp competition between the United States and Russia which can be considered as an extension of their broader competition in the Middle East region. Also, since Syria holds a significant position in the region in strategic, economic, and energy terms, the possibility of reaching a complete solution depends on the compatibility of visions and attitudes between the two major powers and this is unexpected to be accomplished in the near future.

Middle East, Competition, Syria, US
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Primary Language en
Subjects Economics
Journal Section Articles
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0003-2260-1416
Author: Serdar YURTSEVER
Institution: AKDENİZ KARPAZ ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Author: Abubaker ALAMAILES (Primary Author)
Institution: AKDENİZ KARPAZ ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Dates

Publication Date: December 26, 2018

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APA YURTSEVER, S , ALAMAILES, A . (2018). SYRIAN CRISIS IN SCOPE OF THE US-RUSSIAN COMPETITION IN MIDDLE EAST. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Management Inquiries, 2 (3), 33-48. Retrieved from http://dergipark.org.tr/ijemi/issue/39142/434968
MLA YURTSEVER, S , ALAMAILES, A . "SYRIAN CRISIS IN SCOPE OF THE US-RUSSIAN COMPETITION IN MIDDLE EAST". International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Management Inquiries 2 (2018): 33-48 <http://dergipark.org.tr/ijemi/issue/39142/434968>
Chicago YURTSEVER, S , ALAMAILES, A . "SYRIAN CRISIS IN SCOPE OF THE US-RUSSIAN COMPETITION IN MIDDLE EAST". International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Management Inquiries 2 (2018): 33-48
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AMA YURTSEVER S , ALAMAILES A . SYRIAN CRISIS IN SCOPE OF THE US-RUSSIAN COMPETITION IN MIDDLE EAST. Turkish and English. 2018; 2(3): 33-48.
Vancouver YURTSEVER S , ALAMAILES A . SYRIAN CRISIS IN SCOPE OF THE US-RUSSIAN COMPETITION IN MIDDLE EAST. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Management Inquiries. 2018; 2(3): 48-33.