Researches

09.05.2014

RELIGIOUS SYMBOLISM IN THE BALKAN WARS 1991-1995

Some of the most common explanations for the Balkan wars of the 1990s have been that they were, in the final instance, religious wars, or the consequence of national incompatibilities and cultural differences, or a return of old myths, or a thirst for revenge for historical injustices, or the logical result of the bloodthirsty »national character« of the Balkan peoples, etc. Deliberately or not, both local and foreign commentators perceived these developments as being rationally inexplicable, sp...

09.05.2014

DEMOCRATIZATION – WEAPON AGAINST TERRORISM

For the majority of political analysts and experts the question is no longer whether there will be a war in Iraq or not, but when, how and … what (is) will be its purpose? Regardless of the fact that the Iraqi regime has agreed to the return of inspectors who were barred from Iraq in 1998 prior to the operation the Desert Fox.

09.05.2014

SUDAN: TERRORISM YESTERDAY, OIL TODAY

The International Institute for Inter-Religious, Multiethnic and Middle-East Studies (IFIMES) in Ljubljana has specially for the September issue of “Obramba” (“Defence Monthly”), a Slovenian professional journal dealing with defence-military issues, prepared an analysis of events going on in Sudan. The most interesting sections of the analysis are given below.

09.05.2014

THE OSLO PEACE AGREEMENT IS DEAD

The International Institute for Inter-Religious, Multiethnic and Middle-East Studies (IFIMES) in Ljubljana constantly analyses events in the Middle East and brings them to the attention of international public. One such contribution is this analysis of the conflict and present events between the Israelis and the Palestinians.

09.05.2014

PARTNERSHIP FOR THE MIDDLE EAST

The International Institute for Inter-Religious, Multiethnic and Middle-East Studies (IFIMES) in Ljubljana constantly analyses events in the Middle East region. By promoting the idea of "Partnership for the Middle East" we try to contribute to the stabilisation in the region. The most interesting sections of the analysis are given below.

09.05.2014

LIKUD OR THE LABOURITES?

On the occasion of parliamentary elections in Israel which are to be held on 28 January 2003, the International Institute for Inter-Religious, Multiethnic and Middle-East Studies (IFIMES) from Ljubljana has prepared the pre-election analysis. The most interesting sections are given below:

09.05.2014

THE ANALYSIS OF EVENTS IN IRAQ AND THE REGION A HURRICANE OVER BAGHDAD?

The International Institute for Inter-Religious, Multiethnic and Middle-East Studies (IFIMES) in Ljubljana has specially for the September issue of “Obramba” (“Defence Monthly”), a Slovenian professional journal dealing with defence-military issues, prepared the analysis of events going on in Iraq and the region. Since it is a very complex question concerning not only the regions of the Middle East but the whole global community, the experts of the Institute have, together with their co-operator...