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Kuwait

Recovery And Security After The Gulf War, 1st Edition

By Anthony H Cordesman

Routledge

167 pages

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Description

With the thoroughness that this recently spotlighted nation requires, this volume examines Kuwait's internal and external security situation after the turbulent days of the Gulf War and investigates continued Western involvement in its safekeeping. It also examines Kuwait's changing role as an energy exporter.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Introduction -- Kuwait’s External Security: The Problem of Iran and Iraq -- Political and Economic Stability and Security -- Internal Security -- Kuwait’s Military Forces -- Kuwaiti Military Spending and Arms Imports -- Kuwait’s Military Forces Before the Gulf War -- Rebuilding Kuwait’s Forces Following the Gulf War -- Kuwait’s Land Forces Since the Gulf War -- Kuwait’s Naval Forces Since the Gulf War -- Kuwait’s Air Forces Since the Gulf War -- Kuwaiti Paramilitary and Internal Security Forces -- Strategic Interests -- Sources and Methods

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL059000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Middle Eastern
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies