The Struggle for the Levant: Geopolitical Battles and the Quest for Stability. Center for Strategic & International Studies. Aram Nerguizian. September 18, 2014.
The United States and its allies compete with Iran in a steadily more unsettled and uncertain Levant. The political upheavals in the Middle East, economic and demographic pressures, sectarian struggles and extremism, ethnic and tribal conflicts and tensions all combine to produce complex patterns of competition. [Note: contains copyrighted material].
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