Recent remarks by a prominent Saudi Arabian royal have fanned new fears that Iran's advancing nuclear program could kick-start a nuclear arms race in the region.
Prince Turki al-Faisal, the former Saudi ambassador to the U.S. and the kingdom's ex-intelligence chief, suggested that given the failure to denuclearize the Middle East, Saudi Arabia should also consider an arsenal of its own. ...
To read the rest, sign up to try World Politics Review
Sign up for two weeks of free access with your credit card. Cancel any time during the free trial and you will be charged nothing.
Request a free trial for your office or school. Everyone at a given site can get access through our institutional subscriptions.
- Cracks Appear Within Turkey’s AKP Ahead of Crucial June Elections
- Diplomatic Fallout: Small Wars Create Big Problems for U.K.’s Cameron, France’s Hollande
- Akinci’s Election Revives Hopes for Breakthrough in Cyprus Talks
- Strategic Horizons: After Libya Failure, New Thinking Needed for Removing Dictators
- Strategic Horizons: Obama’s Islamic State Strategy Avoids Failure—but Also Success