International Security & Foreign Policy

U.S. Military Posture in the Middle East

Grant Year: 2020


Seth Jones and Melissa Dalton will research and write a report assessing whether U.S. commitments and deployments in the Middle East are sufficient to maintain U.S. regional interests. They will identify U.S. interests in the region, examine their supporting military objectives, describe the current U.S. force posture, develop the range of alternative postures, and examine the risks and benefits of each option.

Center for Strategic and International Studies International Security & Foreign Policy

$150,000