Due to terrorist attacksc.France6.Euro-AsiaWorld Regions - 1014 Page 6
Center and far right political party most likely gain tractionii.President -> Prime Minister -> Presidenti.Decided to become an Empire Builder (18th century way)ii.Borderline dictatorshipiii."Conservative right icon"iv.Vladimir Putina.Prime Minister Dimtry Medvedevb.Russia7.Was prime minister for the last decadei.50-60% approval ratingii.President Recep Erdogan a.Top 20 economyb.100% Islamic democracyc.Turkey8.Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahua."Pretty far right" hawkish right - pro forceb.Jewishc.Israel1.President Bashar al-Assada.Full on right wing military dictator, ultra-conservativeb.Arabc.Syria2.King Salmana.King Abdullah (Died January 23rd, 2016)b.Seriously conservative rightc.Protector of Islam holy landsd.US ally e.Saudi Arabia3.King Abdullah IIa.Huge US allyb.Conservative religiously and politicallyc.Jordan4.President Mahmoud Abbasa.Ethnically Arabb.Leader of a nation without a statec.Palestine5.President Abdel Fattah el-Sisia.Biggest populationb.Arab statec.US allyd.Egypt6.elected, not part of the theocracyi.Willing to negotiate with the westii.Rumored to be slightly liberaliii.President Hassan Rouhania.Leader of the theocracyi.Ultimate say in the countryii.Ayatollah (high clerk) Khamenei b.Theocracy with a functioning democracy under itc.Persians - Ayatollah (High clerk)d.Iran7.Middle EastWorld Regions - 1014 Page 7
Persians - Ayatollah (High clerk)d.Not US allye.Natural alliance with Russia, anti-western societyf.President Omar al-Bashira.Right wing dictator degradation of human rightsi.Sitting/active leader with warrant for arrest (war crimes)ii.Plaid Avenger A-holeb.Sudan8.President Robert Mugabea.Right wing dictatori.Instituted a "kill all the white people in our country policy"ii.International pariahiii.Plaid Avenger A-holeb.Zimbabwe9.African National Congress (ANC) wildly populari.Liberal leftii.(Photo of him flicking us off!)iii.President Jacob Zumaa.Former president Nelson Mandelab.South Africa10.President Mohammadu Buharia.Former President Goodluck Jonathanb.Huge exporter of oili.Huge problem with corruptionii.The largest economy in Africac.Nigeria11.President Joseph Kabilaa.Scene of "Africa's world war"b.Democratic Republic of Congo12.President of Paul Kagamea.Rwanda13.Taiwanese republic pusheri.First Female President Tsai Ing-wen (Not in power yet)a.Center right conservative (Sort of like a George Bush)i.President Ma Ying-jeoub.Republic of China (AKA Taiwan)1.Right conservative, communist partyi.President Xi Jinpinga.Largest economy in the next 10 yearsb.Explosive economic growthi.Hosted the Olympicsii.Put a man in spaceiii.Former President Hu Jintaoc.
- Fall '08
- Right-wing politics, Left-wing politics, People's Republic of China