MESOPOTAMIA NEWS RECOMMENDATIONS : The Struggle For The Levant: Geopolitical Battles and the Quest for Stability  – Burke Chair in Strategy Report


This report addresses core aspects of US and Iranian competition by looking at six key arenas: Syria, Israel, the Occupied Palestinian Territories, Egypt, Jordan, and Lebanon. With the exception of Iraq – which is covered separately – these countries and territories make up the region referred to as the Levant. In every arena, the US and Iran must choose the best ways to advance their interests in each area, as well as consider the enduring and emerging regional challenges and wild cards that may to shape and influence US-Iranian interests and competition in the Levant in years to come.

Publisher: CSIS
Event Date: Sep 18, 2014
Publication Name: Burke Chair in Strategy Report