The Nixon Seminar – January 16, 2024 – The Role of the United States in the Middle East

Feb 2, 2024 | Middle East, National Security | 0 comments

Restraining Soviet influence in the Middle East was a crucial element of President Richard Nixon’s grand strategy.

President Nixon considered the region a top priority for fostering a sustainable peace across the entire area, emphasizing the enduring coexistence of Israel and the neighboring Arab States.

Fast forward 50 years, the Middle East has once again captured global attention and the question arises, what is the role of the United States as the threats in the Middle East grow? What parts do the surrounding nations play?

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