The Middle East and North Africa : adapting to a new paradigm
James M. Dorsey
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
US and Arab military strategies across the Middle East and North Africa have failed to reverse the rise of often retrograde rebel forces in Iraq, Syria, Yemen and Libya. This stems from a refusal to acknowledge a new reality: the region is in the throes of violent, political transition that will inevitably redraw the map along ethnic and sectarian lines.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 141-15
Nanyang Technological University