The United States and the Gulf

Shifting Pressures, Strategies and Alignments

Editeur(s) : Hook Steven, Niblock Tim

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Gulf region’s relations with the outside world are changing radically. The Gulf’s major trading partners are now no longer predominantly Western. China, in particular, now has a significant stake and highly critical interests in the region. The United States still dominates the security field, yet its Gulf allies have come to doubt the strength of US commitment. Meanwhile the Arab monarchies of the Gulf are struggling to cope with multiple divisions, problems and threats: the radical forces of change unleashed by the Arab Spring, the rising power of ISIS, and the destabilising impact of their unsettled relations with Iran.

    Collection : Gulf Research Center Book Series

  • Publication 2015
  • ISBN 978-3-94092-466-7
  • Support Livre broché
  • Format 16,5 x 24
  • Num. dans la collection 15
  • Nombre de pages 196

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