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Author El-Katiri, Laura, author.

Title Regionalizing east Mediterranean gas : energy security, stability, and the U.S. role / Laura El-Katiri, Mohammed El-Katiri.

Publication Info. Carlisle Barracks, PA : Strategic Studies Institute and U.S. Army War College Press, 2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Federal Documents Online  D 101.146:R 26    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (x, 58 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
text file PDF rda
Note Title from title screen (viewed Dec. 24, 2014).
"December 2014."
Paper version available for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Publishing Office.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 46-58).
Contents Introduction -- Background : a brief summary of East Mediterranean hydrocarbon developments in the 2000s. Israel's breakthrough discoveries -- Cypriot gas -- Other East Mediterranean possibilities : Syria, Lebanon, and the Palestinian territories -- East Mediterranean hydrocarbon resources and regional conflict potential. The Arab-Israeli conflict -- The Cypriot knot -- The East Mediterranean and the Arab Spring -- Natural gas, regional cooperation, and the role of the United States. Scenario 1 : cooperation through regional LNG -- Individual LNG or a regional LNG hub? -- Scenario 2 : regional pipeline trade -- An Arab-Israeli "peace pipeline"? -- Regional pipeline gas into Turkey and Europe. U.S. diplomatic and security cooperation -- Conclusion and final recommendations.
Summary "This monograph provides an overview of recent hydrocarbon discoveries and their significance for the region's resource holders; it also explores the possible implications of these resources for the region's security landscape, their potential to fuel conflict, and options to foster closer regional cooperation and trade integration. It discusses the role U.S. diplomacy and military support could play to ensure continued stability, security, and regional support within the East Mediterranean's shifting geoeconomic framework"--Page x.
Subject Natural gas -- Middle East.
Petroleum in submerged lands -- Middle East.
Gas industry -- Political aspects -- Middle East.
Gas industry -- Economic aspects -- Middle East.
Middle East -- Relations -- United States.
United States -- Relations -- Middle East.
Gas industry -- Economic aspects. (OCoLC)fst00938302
Gas industry -- Political aspects. (OCoLC)fst00938336
International relations. (OCoLC)fst00977053
Natural gas. (OCoLC)fst01034049
Petroleum in submerged lands. (OCoLC)fst01059531
Middle East. (OCoLC)fst01241586
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Ebook.
Added Author El-Katiri, Mohammed, author.
Army War College (U.S.). Strategic Studies Institute, issuing body.
Army War College (U.S.). Press, publisher.
Added Title Energy security, stability, and the United States role
Other Form: Print version: El-Katiri, Laura. Regionalizing East Mediterranean gas 1584876573 (OCoLC)898736992
ISBN 1584876573
Standard No. NLGGC 38811701X
Gpo Item No. 0307-A-31 (online)
Sudoc No. D 101.146:R 26

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