Accession Number : AD0764678

Title :   The Strategic Implications of the Reopening of the Suez Canal.

Descriptive Note : Individual research rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Loeffler,William H.

Report Date : 03 MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 70

Abstract : ;Contents: Historical perspective of the Suez Canal; US-Soviet rivalry in the Middle East; Gateway to the Indian Ocean; Economic effects of reopening the Canal; Middle East oil.

Descriptors :   (*INLAND WATERWAYS, EGYPT), (*MIDDLE EAST, PETROLEUM PRODUCTS), MILITARY STRATEGY, ECONOMICS, INDIAN OCEAN, USSR, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, FOREIGN POLICY

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE