U.S. Continues to Stand by Bahrain

Ufheil-Somers, Amanda
January 2014
Foreign Policy in Focus;1/9/2014, p2
The article reports that U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel says that the U.S. will continue to guard the free flow of energy and commerce from the Persian Gulf and keep Iran nuclear-free with 35,000 U.S. military personnel and the regional missile defense system. According to the author, Hagel also emphasizes the American commitment to political reform in the Persian Gulf region.


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