The War in Syria is Transforming the IRGC into an Expeditionary Force
A missile is displayed next to a portrait of Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei at an Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps hardware exhibition marking the 36th anniversary of the Iran-Iraq war in downtown Tehran, Iran, Sept. 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

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Saudi and Emirati efforts to expand the countries’ presence in Africa’s critical mineral industry bring the potential for both economic collaboration and geopolitical tension with China.

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Through its careful examination of the forces shaping the evolution of Gulf societies and the new generation of emerging leaders, AGSIW facilitates a richer understanding of the role the countries in this key geostrategic region can be expected to play in the 21st century.

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