View the Executi" /> Arab Threat Perceptions and the Future of the U.S. Military Presence in the Middle East

Text Browser Navigation Bar: Main Site Navigation and Search | Current Page Navigation | Current Page Content

U.S. Army War College >> Strategic Studies Institute >> Publications >> Arab Threat Perceptions and the Future of the U.S. Military Presence in the Middle East

Login to "My SSI" Contact About SSI Cart: 0 items

U.S. Army War College >> Strategic Studies Institute >> Publications >> Details

Arab Threat Perceptions and the Future of the U.S. Military Presence in the Middle East

Authored by Dr. W. Andrew Terrill.

Arab Threat Perceptions and th... Cover Image

Brief Synopsis

View the Executive Summary

The threat perceptions of many Arab states aligned with the United States have changed significantly as a result of such dramatic events as the 2011 U.S. military withdrawal from Iraq, the emergence and then fading of the Arab Spring, the rise of Iranian power and Tehran’s nuclear agreement with key world powers, the Egyptian revolution and counterrevolution, and the development of civil wars in Syria, Iraq, Yemen, and Libya. There have also been some notable differences that have developed between the United States and its Arab allies over how to address these issues and most especially Iranian regional ambitions. This report considers ways in which the United States might react to these events with a specific focus on military coordination and support to friendly Arab countries. It notes that a variety of U.S. officials remain intensely committed to a strong effort to work with Arab allies and to convince them that the United States will not abandon them or downgrade the importance of their security concerns.

You may also be interested in the following titles:

Survey: Arab Threat Perceptions and the Future of the U.S. Military Presence in the Middle East

1. How would you rate the writing and overall quality? (5 best - 1 Worst)

2. Is the content relevant for influencing present and future debates?

Also by the Author/Editor:

Antiquities Destruction and Illicit Sales as Sources of ISIS Funding and Propaganda
The Struggle for Yemen and the Challenge of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula
Lessons of the Iraqi De-Ba'athification Program for Iraq's Future and the Arab Revolutions
The Saudi-Iranian Rivalry and the Future of Middle East Security
The Conflicts in Yemen and U.S. National Security
Escalation and Intrawar Deterrence During Limited Wars in the Middle East
Regional Spillover Effects of the Iraq War
Jordanian National Security and the Future of Middle East Stability

View other pubs in the following categories:

Landpower Employment & Sustainment
Middle East and North Africa
Military Strategy and Policy

  • Download it Now!

  • Hardcopies

    • Study is: Available
    • Add to Cart
    • View Cart
    • All hardcopies are free of charge, shipping inclusive.
    • For out of stock or digital only publications, refer to the new GPO on-demand site. For a small fee, recieve many prior publications. Click here to visit.
    • All materials on our website are available as a free download.

Subscribe using RSS Website Subscriptions