The Egyptian Foreign Policy Orientations and Its Relations with Russia after June 30th Revolution

  • Received : 2019.01.26
  • Accepted : 2019.03.18
  • Published : 2019.03.31


Bearing in mind the strategic and pivotal importance of Egypt over the Arab, African, Middle Eastern, Islamic and even global level; this paper aimed to figure out how and why the Egyptian foreign policy has been changed over time; and whether the flourishing of Egyptian-Russian relations represent a shift from West to East; and show how the historical experiences affecting the relations between Egypt and Russia; moreover, explains why Russia supported June $30^{th}$ revolution while it opposed January $25^{th}$ revolution only two years earlier and other Arab Spring revolutions from one side; and why Egypt accepted to further develop its relations with Russia from the other side.

아랍, 아프리카, 중동, 이슬람 그리고 심지어 세계적인 수준보다 이집트의 전략적, 중추적인 중요성을 염두에 두고, 본 논문은 시간이 지나면서 이집트 외교 정책이 어떻게 그리고 왜 변화되어 왔는지를 알아내기 위한 것이다. 그리고 이집트-러시아 관계의 번영이 서구에서 동부로의 변화를 나타내는지를 알아내기 위한 것이다. 이집트와 러시아의 관계에 영향을 준 경험들, 게다가 왜 러시아는 1월 25일 혁명과 다른 아랍의 봄 혁명을 반대하면서 6월 30일 혁명을 지지했는지 그리고 왜 이집트는 반대편에서 러시아와의 관계를 더 발전시키도록 받아들였는지를 설명한다.



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