The role of the Suez Canal in context of regional security in the Middle East

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The article considers Egypt’s geo-strategic position that has been changed as a result of commissioning of the Suez Canal. It also analyses its national interests and geopolitical aspirations of the Western countries as well as regional and non-regional powers’ competition in the Canal Zone.

E Mikhaylovna Savicheva

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Email: savicheva@mail.ru
Theory and History of International Relations Chair

G Eltaevna Turekulova

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Email: turekulova74@mail.ru
Theory and History of International Relations Chair

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