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The presented research is the first such study on Austria, Croatia, Slovenia(Graz Triangle) as a part of the Three Seas Initiative from the perspective ofthe United Arab Emirates. After 2015, when the Three Seas Initiative wasinitiated, the United Arab Emirates greatly intensified its relations with thisgeographical area. In this study, the author relied on international practiceand role theory, supported by the analytical and empirical case study method.Moreover, the researcher verified the study results through ten-year participationin many processes and phenomena of the investigated area, includingas Ambassador, Senior Advisor to Dubai Expo 2020 responsible for strategiesand dynamizing the Three Seas Initiative countries’ relations with theUnited Arab Emirates. The obtained findings indicate that the Graz Trianglestates have the potential for further relations development with the UnitedArab Emirates. However, to give its strategic significance, the implementationproject should be within a broader formula, i.e., the Three Seas Initiative.
Faculty of Political Science, University of Zagreb
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Austria, Croatia, Slovenia, Graz Triangle, United Arab Emirates, Three Seas Initiative
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Krzymowski, Adam, "The Three Seas Initiative and the Graz Triangle Relations Towards the United Arab Emirates" (2021). All Works. 4696.
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