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U.S. military presence in the Gulf

challenges and prospects

by Sami G. Hajjar

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Published by Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College in [Carlisle Barracks, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Persian Gulf Region
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Persian Gulf Region.,
    • United States -- Military relations -- Persian Gulf Region.,
    • Persian Gulf Region -- Military relations -- United States.,
    • Persian Gulf Region -- Strategic aspects.,
    • United States -- Military policy.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSami G. Hajjar.
      ContributionsArmy War College (U.S.). Strategic Studies Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS79.72 .H345 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 75 p. ;
      Number of Pages75
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3646854M
      ISBN 101584870850
      LC Control Number2002485466
      OCLC/WorldCa49535068

      This mutually beneficial relationship became the foundation for the U.S. military presence in the Persian Gulf and helped shape U.S. policy in the region. Winkler also provides a glimpse into the occasional tensions between the Navy's strategic view of the region, driven by its need for secure access to fuel oil, and the U.S. government's more Author: Dale Eikmeier. The Burke Chair at CSIS is issuing a working draft of a new net assessment of the security situation in the Persian/Arab Gulf. This net assessment is a book length analysis entitled Iran and the Changing Military Balance in the Gulf - Net Assessment Indicators. It is available on the CSIS website here. The assessment covers the policies and security forces of Iran, the Arab Gulf states, and.

        Dr. Jeffrey R. Macris is a Permanent Military Professor at the U.S. Naval Academy. A resident of the Persian Gulf for several years, he holds a PhD from Johns Hopkins University, and a linguist certificate in Arabic. He is also the author of The Politics and Security of the Gulf: Anglo-American Hegemony and the Shaping of a Region (Routledge). The Sultanate of Oman is a long-time U.S. ally in the Persian Gulf. It has allowed U.S. access to its military facilities for virtually every U.S. military operation in and around the Gulf since.

      Deterring Iran has never required more than a small U.S. military presence in the Gulf, typically no more than a handful of surface naval combatants, a squadron of air force fighters or an. roadmap for a new U.S. strategy and military posture in the region. The presence of U.S. forces in the Persian Gulf, particularly in Saudi Arabia, has been a highly contentious issue in the Arab world since the Persian Gulf War of While this presence gave the United States and.


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