Accession Number:

ADA123487

Title:

Definition of the Role of Saudi Arabia and Iran in US Policy: The Military-Strategic Dimension.

Descriptive Note:

Research memo.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL STRATEGIC STUDIES INST CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

This memorandum examines some of the strategic concepts that relate to the protection of US national interests in Southwest Asia from the military perspective. The author briefly reviews the US interests in the Persian Gulf region, then defines threats to US interests in the context of Saudi Arabia and Iran. Finally, the author suggests some strategic concepts that might be helpful in achieving US interests in the area, with particular reference to Saudi Arabia and Iran. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE