The Syrian Energy Policies of the "Four Seas" and Their Geopolitical Repercussions
The Syrian Energy Policies of the "Four Seas" and Their Geopolitical Repercussions

John KARKAZIS [1] , Ioannis VIDAKIS [2] , Georgios BALTOS [3]

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The article gives, first, a brief historical review of the development of the oil and natural gas sectors of Damascus. Next, the article focuses on oil pipeline networks in Syria, the geopolitical controversy introduced by them and the various investment projects in the energy sector pushed forward by the Syrian government. Finally, the article analyses president Assad’s grand energy policies of the “Four Seas” aiming to transform Syria to an energy networks hub in the Region and comments on the arising geopolitical repercussions.

The article gives, first, a brief historical review of the development of the oil and natural gas sectors of Damascus. Next, the article focuses on oil pipeline networks in Syria, the geopolitical controversy introduced by them and the various investment projects in the energy sector pushed forward by the Syrian government. Finally, the article analyses president Assad’s grand energy policies of the “Four Seas” aiming to transform Syria to an energy networks hub in the Region and comments on the arising geopolitical repercussions.

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Author: John KARKAZIS

Author: Ioannis VIDAKIS

Author: Georgios BALTOS

Bibtex @ { sosyoekonomi226993, journal = {Sosyoekonomi}, issn = {1305-5577}, address = {Sosyoekonomi Society}, year = {2014}, volume = {22}, pages = { - }, doi = {10.17233/se.69616}, title = {The Syrian Energy Policies of the "Four Seas" and Their Geopolitical Repercussions}, key = {cite}, author = {KARKAZIS, John and VIDAKIS, Ioannis and BALTOS, Georgios} }
APA KARKAZIS, J , VIDAKIS, I , BALTOS, G . (2014). The Syrian Energy Policies of the "Four Seas" and Their Geopolitical Repercussions. Sosyoekonomi, 22 (22), . Retrieved from http://dergipark.gov.tr/sosyoekonomi/issue/21082/226993
MLA KARKAZIS, J , VIDAKIS, I , BALTOS, G . "The Syrian Energy Policies of the "Four Seas" and Their Geopolitical Repercussions". Sosyoekonomi 22 (2014): <http://dergipark.gov.tr/sosyoekonomi/issue/21082/226993>
Chicago KARKAZIS, J , VIDAKIS, I , BALTOS, G . "The Syrian Energy Policies of the "Four Seas" and Their Geopolitical Repercussions". Sosyoekonomi 22 (2014):
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ISNAD KARKAZIS, John , VIDAKIS, Ioannis , BALTOS, Georgios . "The Syrian Energy Policies of the "Four Seas" and Their Geopolitical Repercussions". Sosyoekonomi 22 / 22 (September 2014): -.