Greater Middle East Initiative (GME) - collection of articles - updated 6/25/14
Posted Jun 25, 2014

Greater Middle East Initiative (GME) - collection of articles

This collection was updated 6/25/2014 because many of the original articles listed no longer exist online.  All of the currently listed articles were available as of 6/25/2014.

40 maps that explain the Middle East

Bush’s Middle East Initiative

Gertrude of Arabia, the Woman Who Invented Iraq

The Great Deception and the Greater Middle East Initiative

The Great Game in Asia

The Greater Middle East initiative, —Ahmad Faruqui

GME Initiative, Nasim Zehra

Greater Middle East Initiative Report

The GME Initiative: Off to a False Start, Marina Ottaway & Thomas Carothers

The GME Initiative and Turkey: the AKP’s perspective

How ISIS Is Tearing Up The Century-old Map Of The Middle East

How the British Screwed Up the Middle East, in 10 Classic Cartoons

Is this the end of Sykes-Picot? (Iraq & Syrian wars)

The New U.S. Proposal for a Greater Middle East Initiative: An Evaluation, Tamara Cofman Wittes

Plans for Redrawing the Middle East: The Project for a “New Middle East”, Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya

Sykes-Picot Agreement by Britain and France May 19, 1916

Sykes-Picot Agreement and the Balfour Declaration

Sykes-Picot drew Middle East’s arbitrary borders (ISIS)

Syria and the New Great Divide in the Greater Middle East, Juan Cole

Syria, Turkey, Israel and the Greater Middle East Energy War, William Engdahl

What Is Going on in the Middle East? A Pragmatic Point of View

Why border lines drawn with a ruler in WW1 still rock the Middle East Sykes Picot Agreement)

Why the Middle East’s borders will never be the same again