Wednesday 28 November 2018
Conference "Social Processes in the Muslim East"
(Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan, Turkey, ethnic Kurdistan, neighboring countries and regions)
November 26 and 28, 2018
On November 26th, 2018, the opening of the conference “Social Processes in the Muslim East (Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan, Turkey, ethnic Kurdistan, neighboring countries, and regions)” took place at the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences. The conference was held by the Study of the Near and Middle East Center and was dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the Institute of Oriental Studies.
A.K. Alikberov (the deputy director of the Institute of Oriental Studies) took part in the conference. On the first day, November 26th, two plenary sessions were held. V.Y. Belokrenitskiy, the Head of the Center, presented the report “The cultural complexity of nation-states in the Muslim area. National question in Pakistan”.