The struggle for Syria : Iran-Qatar ties come under stress
James M. Dorsey
Date of Issue2012
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The struggle by Syrian opposition forces to topple the Assad regime is sharpening tensions between Iran and Qatar and threatens sectarian fault lines elsewhere in North Africa and Middle East. Qatar increasingly becomes a potential target for retaliation should the US and/or Israel attack Iranian nuclear facilities.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries ; 057-12