TITLE

Saudi Arabia and Iran Face Off in Bahrain

AUTHOR(S)
Ghitis, Frida
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
WPR Subset;3/17/2011, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Database
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the face-off of regional rivals between Iran and Saudi Arabia in Bahrain. It states that Bahrain is a sectarian faultline between the Muslim Shiites and Sunnis, which is located within a few miles of both Saudi Arabia and Iran. It says that Saudi Arabia has sent out troops in Bahrain protect its ally, which is an unacceptable move for Iran.
ACCESSION #
80134887

 

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