Akhmedov Vladimir M.

Akhmedov Vladimir M. (PhD)-senior researcher at the Institute of Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences specializing in contemporary history of the Middle East. He studied in Damascus State University (Syria) and graduated from the Institute of Asian and African Studies of Moscow State University where received his PhD. He served in Russian diplomatic missions in the Middle East. He is fluent in Arabic and English. He is an author of 15 books and 150 articles on contemporary Arab politics and international relations in the Middle East.