August 26, 2014
Libya the Sign of a Newly Proactive Gulf
Jane Kinninmont, The Guardian
The Associated Press
Whatever has happened in Libya in the past few days – with the US claiming that the United Arab Emirates and Egypt were behind several airstrikes on Islamist militias – it is clear that America’s traditional allies in the region are looking for new ways to protect themselves against a spectrum of threats that they think the US is not taking seriously enough.
TAGGED: Libya, Persian Gulf, Egypt, United Arab Emirates