Accession Number : ADA309777

Title :   Saudi National Security.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Al-Ayed, Ibrahim

PDF Url : ADA309777

Report Date : MAY 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 27

Abstract : The purpose of this research paper is to focus on Saudi National Security. The author highlights geographic and historic factors that impact on threats to Saudi Arabia, and the objectives for providing security. He discusses how to achieve these objectives, including military readiness and cooperation with other countries to guarantee Saudi security. This is to ensure interests which are vital to the industrial world as the result of a continued flow of oil with a reasonable price. Given is the author's opinion about U.S. political strategy in the region to achieve stability in the Gulf Region.

Descriptors :   *NATIONAL SECURITY, *THREATS, *SAUDI ARABIA, MILITARY OPERATIONS, GLOBAL, MILITARY STRATEGY, UNITED STATES, INDUSTRIES, POLITICAL SCIENCE, PERSIAN GULF, COMBAT READINESS, OPERATIONAL READINESS, HISTORY, INTERVENTION, GEOGRAPHY.

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE