Today, several aspects of the Broader Middle Eastern and North African (BMENA) and European regions continue to change at a remarkably fast pace. In response, Global Political Trends Center (GPoT) utilizes its expertise as a think-tank to issue this Regional Updates report. The aim of the publication is to provide a brief, objective coverage of important political, economic, security, and social developments, within a regional context. Therefore, the information herein is extracted from a spectrum of relevant public sources. This issue of the Regional Updates report highlights the main developments in Cyprus, Egypt, Israel-Palestine, Syria, and the Western Balkans.
The report was prepared by GPoT Staff.