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by Khalid Al-Rodhan,Anthony H. Cordesman

  • Author: Khalid Al-Rodhan,Anthony H. Cordesman
  • ISBN: 0275992500
  • ISBN13: 978-0275992507
  • ePub: 1243 kb | FB2: 1171 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Humanities
  • Publisher: Praeger (December 30, 2006)
  • Pages: 656
  • Rating: 4.6/5
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Gulf Military Forces in an Era of Asymmetric Wars [2 volumes] (Praeger Security International) ePub download

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Visiting Fellow kalrodhan. The Saudi armed forces dominate the strength of Southern Gulf and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) forces. In summary, the Kingdom’s strategic importance stems from the following factors

Cordesman and Al-Rodhan demonstrate a shift toward using internal security services . Hardcover, 656 pages. Be the first to ask a question about Gulf Military Forces in an Era of Asymmetric Wars. Lists with This Book.

Cordesman and Al-Rodhan demonstrate a shift toward using internal security services to deal with the threat of extremism and asymmetric warfare. Published December 30th 2006 by Praeger (first published 2006). This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

by Anthony H. Cordesman, Khalid R. Al-Rodhan. Published December 30, 2006 by Praeger Security International Multi-volume. Cordesman. We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. ― E. M. Forster. The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results. 94 MB·73,727 Downloads. The Surpisingly Simple Truth Behind Extrao - Gary Keller. pdf The Surpisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results.

by Khalid R. Al-Rodhan and Anthony H. Anthony H. Kuwait: Recovery And Security After The Gulf War (Csis Middle East Dynamic Net Assessment). Iranian Weapons of Mass Destruction: The Birth of a Regional Nuclear Arms Race? Adam C. Seitz, Anthony H. Iran: Dilemmas of Dual Containment (Csis Middle East Dynamic Net Assessent).

This book contains an exhaustive array of information and graphics on the quantities and types of weapons for ground, air .

This book contains an exhaustive array of information and graphics on the quantities and types of weapons for ground, air, air defense, naval, and paramilitary forces as well as weapons of mass destruction capabilities in each of the actors at the core of the Arab-Israeli conflict. These actors are the nation-states of Israel, Egypt, Jordan, Syria, and Lebanon, as well as the Palestinians. He has written extensively on energy and Middle East politics, economics, demographics, and security.

His findings are what most of us have already surmised: that in a conventional army-to-army war, Israel will triumph

His findings are what most of us have already surmised: that in a conventional army-to-army war, Israel will triumph. We need not ask for more. - The Washington Times "This is a valuable reference book for those interested in the Arab-Israeli conflict.

Anthony H. The reality of the Arab-Israeli balance now consists of two subordinate balances: Israel versus Syria and Israel versus the Palestinians. The book analyzes these two balances in detail and their impact on defense planning in each country and on the overall strategic risk to the region as a whole. NATO’s Brain Death Burdensharing Blunders: Focusing on the Right Investment, Force Strength, and Readiness Needs. Arleigh A. Burke Chair in Strategy. Contact H. Andrew Schwartz Chief Communications Officer Tel: 20. 75. Contact Emma Colbran Communications and Program Manager Tel: 20. Burke Chair in Strategy, Defense and Security, Lessons of War, Middle East, Military Balance. Most Recent From Anthony H. General: It’s ‘Very Possible’ Iran Will Attack Again. By Anthony H. Iraq as a Failed State.

The significance of the Persian Gulf to international peace and security and to the global energy market cannot be overstated. Events such as the attacks of September 11 and the rise in energy demand and prices have only highlighted the importance of stability in the Gulf to the health of the global economy. This book demonstrates that the nature of military and political threats in the Gulf states (Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Qatar, Yemen, and the UAE) has shifted during the past three years. Although the threat from Saddam Hussein's Iraq, which produced three recent, major conventional wars-Iran-Iraq (1980-88), Persian Gulf (1990), and Iraq (2003)-has largely disappeared, it has been replaced by concerns over the asymmetric warfare conducted by terrorist organizations and over the proliferation of WMDs by both states and terrorists. These developments are affecting the defense planning and strategic posture of each country, and this book analyzes developments in the force structures of the Gulf states and their ability to deal with this shift in the nature of the threat.

The military and security forces of the Gulf states must evolve to adapt to the changing nature of the threat and take into account the risk of the Iraqi insurgency and the uncertainty surrounding Iraq's future. The key areas covered in this book include the internal terrorist threat to Saudi Arabia and the Gulf states; the impact of Iran's nuclear program and the risk it poses to energy and internal security in the Gulf area; and border disputes within the region that could develop into conflict. In addition, the book studies the impact of the Iraq War on regional security and the fear of the insurgency spilling over into neighboring states. Cordesman and Al-Rodhan demonstrate a shift toward using internal security services to deal with the threat of extremism and asymmetric warfare. They also suggest that high energy prices and export revenues provide the Gulf countries the opportunity to upgrade their military forces and deal with their undercapitalization as a result of low oil prices in the 1990s. Moreover, they insist that the future of Iraq, the strategic and nuclear posture of Iran, and the terrorist threat will remain major risks and uncertainties in the short to medium run.

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